On Tue, 08/08 13:43, Peter Maydell wrote:
> On 8 August 2017 at 03:02, Fam Zheng <f...@redhat.com> wrote:
> > Hi, QEMU patch submitters,
> > I've patched patchew so that if you add a line:
> > Based-on: $MESSAGE_ID
> > in your cover letter body, or in a reply to it (or reply to reply), patchew
> > will
> > try to apply your series on top of the one $MESSAGE_ID refers to, assuming
> > the
> > base series _was_ successfully applied by patchew earlier.
> > In the single patch case, you can put the line under the "---" mark in the
> > commit message (no need to let it enter git history).
> > For human readability, around the "Based-on:" line it may be better if the
> > subject is noted. E.g.:
> > Based-on: 20170804140942.19342-1-f...@redhat.com
> Does the parser accept message-ids with their angle-brackets <>
> around them, or does it insist they be stripped out?
No. Good point, I've added angle-brackets handling just now.