[linux-elitists] Update on Getting Shlomi Fish's Emails Unbanned from vger.kernel.org (for submitting a kernel patch and getting help with git on the Better-SCM site)

Greg KH greg at kroah.com
Fri Mar 30 07:04:57 PDT 2012


On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 12:36:45PM +0300, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> Since then what happened was:
> 
> 1. I registered the throwaway PickledIbex at gmail.com account, because I was not
> sure that my other, more permanent addresses were also banned from sending to
> the postmaster address at @vger.kernel.org, so I needed an unfiltered address.
> ( Feel free to E-mail or spam me there, but I don't check it often, and I may
> close it after its purpose has been served.).

<snip>

Any reason right there you didn't use that account to email your patch
to lkml?  No need to subscribe, and you can put your "real" email
address in the patch as the author (as the kernel documentation shows
you how to), and then all would be good, right?

greg k-h


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