Process after patch has been reviewed and reviewed-by: tag added

Greg KH greg at
Wed Aug 18 03:44:08 EDT 2021

On Wed, Aug 18, 2021 at 12:25:02PM +0530, nishad kamdar wrote:
> Hello,
> I submitted a patch here:
> It has been reviewed and the reviewed-by: tag has been added.
> But since then it has been a week and there is no activity.
> I wanted to know what happens after this step and is the patch ready for
> acceptance ?
> Should I remind some of the maintainers to look into this patch or is there
> nothing to be done from my end?

If nothing happens in 2 weeks, respond to the patch and ask if there is
anything that needs to be done to have the maintainer pick it up.


greg k-h

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