Patch noise [Was: GIT Noise]

Maarten Maathuis madman2003 at
Fri Feb 6 07:27:58 PST 2009

On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 4:21 PM, Igor Mozolevsky <igor at> wrote:
> 2009/2/6 Maarten Maathuis:
>> It gives people time to check, review and/or complain about patches.
>> Now that the xorg-devel list was made, it will obviously move there.
>> I certainly check patches that catch my eye (a small fraction of the
>> total, i admit).
> Does one not submit patches to the maintainer for the sub-project anymore?..
> Igor :-)

Not all subprojects have a clear maintainer, the xserver is one of
those (imo). It's more of a "someone who happens to have written that
piece of code for it" situation. In my case i'd like to get large
changes right the first time, i obviously don't send patches for every
little thing.


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