> On Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:36:36 -0500
> Mimi Zohar <zo...@linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> > I've heard that some maintainers are moving away from cover letters,
> > since they are not include in the git repo and are lost.
> If I get a patch series with a cover letter that should be preserved, I apply 
> the
> series in a branch then do a no-ff merge; the cover letter can then go into
> the merge commit.  There's no reason why cover letters need to be lost.

That's clever, but still it feels like a hack. 
I've try to keep cover letters as an empty commits for that but it has to be 
always forced when rebasing.
Not sure git has a real user friendly support for that.


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