Linux release & branch management

Carlo Caione carlo at
Thu Nov 16 05:04:02 EST 2017

On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 1:27 AM, Anand Arumugam <anand.arumug at> wrote:
> Hello All,
> I am looking for some good wiki or documentation about about Linux branches
> and release management. I have read in the web about the benevolent dictator
> model of git is used by Linus. But what I'm looking for is the actual
> logistical details like what are the official blessed repos/branches that
> Linus' lieutenants use and where does the patch submitted by any contributor
> get to and how does it get to, etc. The recent email thread on submitting
> patches to Linus triggered this question for me.

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Carlo Caione

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