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[3/9] branching checklist: More detailed instructions re MAINTAINERS

Message ID 20191129150416.4944-4-ian.jackson@eu.citrix.com (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Series Process docs updates | expand

Commit Message

Ian Jackson Nov. 29, 2019, 3:04 p.m. UTC
Provide a rune, following which a magit selective git add
(or git add -p) can be used to commit the appropriate changes.

Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <ian.jackson@eu.citrix.com>
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 docs/process/branching-checklist.txt | 2 ++
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diff --git a/docs/process/branching-checklist.txt b/docs/process/branching-checklist.txt
index 8437787446..9e79f64157 100644
--- a/docs/process/branching-checklist.txt
+++ b/docs/process/branching-checklist.txt
@@ -88,6 +88,8 @@  Update new stable tree's MAINTAINERS to contain correct info for this
 stable branch: usually, copy text from previous
 staging-$ov:MAINTAINERS section "Stable Release Maintenance"
 into new staging-$v, deleting what's there.
+  git cat-file blob origin/staging-$ov:MAINTAINERS >MAINTAINERS
+and review the changes, commiting ONLY THE RELEVANT ONES
 
 Set off a manual osstest run, since the osstest cr-for-branches change
 will take a while to take effect: