Commit 8381b5e8 authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman's avatar Greg Kroah-Hartman

stable: update documentation to ask for kernel version

It would save me an email round-trip asking which stable tree(s) that a
patch should be applied to, so document that the tree number should be
specified in the email request.
Reported-by: default avatarTomoya MORINAGA <tomoya.rohm@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
parent 268863f4
......@@ -25,7 +25,8 @@ Procedure for submitting patches to the -stable tree:
- Send the patch, after verifying that it follows the above rules, to
stable@vger.kernel.org. You must note the upstream commit ID in the
changelog of your submission.
changelog of your submission, as well as the kernel version you wish
it to be applied to.
- To have the patch automatically included in the stable tree, add the tag
Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
in the sign-off area. Once the patch is merged it will be applied to
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