Re: [PATCH v2 0/1] Add script

From: Neil Armstrong
Date: Thu Aug 03 2023 - 05:16:47 EST


On 03/08/2023 10:23, Guru Das Srinagesh wrote:
When pushing patches to upstream, the `` script is used to
determine whom to send the patches to. Instead of having to manually process
the output of the script, add a wrapper script to do that for you.

The script adds maintainers (and mailing lists) to a patch,
editing it in-place.

FYI the b4 prep command does this:

Perhaps it could be useful to make sure the output is similar ?

So far I've been very satisfied by the output of b4 auto_to_cc.


Thanks to Bjorn for being a sounding board to this idea and for his valuable

Please try out this script with `--verbosity debug` for verifying that it's
doing "the right thing". I've tested this with a patch series from various
subsystems to ensure variety of maintainers and lists output and found it to be
doing what it is supposed to do.

I referred to the following links during development of this script:

v1 -> v2:
- Added set-union logic based on Pavan's comments [1] and Bjorn's early suggestion
- Expanded audience and added more mailing lists to get more review comments and feedback


Guru Das Srinagesh (1):
scripts: Add

scripts/ | 113 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
1 file changed, 113 insertions(+)
create mode 100755 scripts/