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From: Paul Jackson <pj@sgi.com>
To: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: paulus@samba.org, akpm@linux-foundation.org, tglx@linutronix.de,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linuxppc-dev@ozlabs.org,
	tony@bakeyournoodle.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Fix compilation of powerpc asm-offsets.c with old gcc
Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2008 12:06:23 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20080208120623.3ad74e3a.pj@sgi.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.LFD.1.00.0802071449240.2896@woody.linux-foundation.org>

Linus wrote:
> Please, when mentioning hex numbers, also do the one-liner shortlog.
> ...
> without _requiring_ people to be git users to get the gist of the 
> matter, ok?


Thanks for sticking up for us git-challenged contributors.

Can anyone point me at instructions providing the shortest
path for getting from one of those git hex numbers to the
log or change it represents, for non-git users?

Or do those instructions begin with a first step of:

  1. become a git user
  2. ...

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  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-08 18:09 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-07 22:24 Paul Mackerras
2008-02-07 22:53 ` Linus Torvalds
2008-02-08 18:06   ` Paul Jackson [this message]
2008-02-08 18:20     ` Harvey Harrison
2008-02-08 18:21     ` Olof Johansson
2008-02-08 18:23       ` Olof Johansson
2008-02-08 18:39         ` Paul Jackson
2008-02-08 18:31     ` Simon Holm Thøgersen
2008-02-11 10:36       ` Geert Uytterhoeven

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