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authorRoland Dreier <>2007-05-09 02:33:35 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2007-05-09 12:30:49 -0700
commit4d3556329926bde7c1e80cd6c650525326652ea4 (patch)
tree1ffc2fff128fc2440e100b7d6978492d8b93ced2 /Documentation/SubmitChecklist
parent8a63011275e1a0ec9389e8c7d9b08caab8957ca0 (diff)
Add info about whitespace to SubmitChecklist
Signed-off-by: Roland Dreier <> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
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@@ -80,3 +80,7 @@ kernel patches.
23: Tested after it has been merged into the -mm patchset to make sure
that it still works with all of the other queued patches and various
changes in the VM, VFS, and other subsystems.
+24: Avoid whitespace damage such as indenting with spaces or whitespace
+ at the end of lines. You can test this by feeding the patch to
+ "git apply --check --whitespace=error-all"