On Thursday, July 31, 2008 2:48 pm Greg KH wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 01:19:24PM -0700, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> > Just applied this to my for-linus branch. It's a crash fixer so it
> > should probably go into -stable too.

>
> As per Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt, an easy way to do this
> automatically is:
> - If the stable@kernel.org address is added to a patch, when it
> goes into Linus's tree it will automatically be emailed to the
> stable team.
>
> So just add "Cc: stable " to the signed-off-by area
> and we will know to apply it when Linus picks it up. Otherwise we have
> to hunt through the tree, which is a pain at times


Oh hey there's even a doc that mentions that, neat.

Thanks,
Jesse
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