Actually, there is a link in the Contribute wiki page for the Patch format page:
Patch Format - Guidance about the patch format
We may want to make it more visible...
On 11/09/2012 02:04 PM, Lynn Root wrote:
> Ah thank you - was going by the "Submit Changes" portion in
> http://freeipa.org/page/Contribute#Development_Process, which has less
> information (but clearly did not notice the Patch Format link right above).
> Lynn Root
> Associate Software Engineer
> Red Hat
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Petr Vobornik" <pvobo...@redhat.com>
> To: "Lynn Root" <lr...@redhat.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Friday, November 9, 2012 1:58:17 PM
> Subject: Re: [Freeipa-devel] [PATCH] Add Beta versioning
> On 11/09/2012 01:43 PM, Lynn Root wrote:
>> The VERSION file and Makefile now handles 'beta' release parameters when
>> making s/rpms.
>> Ticket: https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/ticket/2893
>> Lynn Root
>> Associate Software Engineer
>> Red Hat
> Thanks for the patch.
> In a next patch, I'd suggest to follow patch-naming conventions
> https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/wiki/PatchFormat . Also include the
> patch number into a mail subject, it helps to keeping track of patches.
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