|author||H. Peter Anvin <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2008-06-09 16:32:09 -0700|
|committer||H. Peter Anvin <email@example.com>||2008-06-09 16:32:09 -0700|
Diffstat (limited to 'doc')
3 files changed, 5 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/doc/SubmittingPatches.txt b/doc/SubmittingPatches.txt
index 51b78616..d8c6be35 100644
@@ -160,9 +160,9 @@ Do not send more than 15 patches at once to the vger mailing lists!!!
Linus Torvalds is the final arbiter of all changes accepted into the
-Linux kernel. His e-mail address is <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
+Linux kernel. His e-mail address is <email@example.com>.
He gets a lot of e-mail, so typically you should do your best to -avoid-
-sending him e-mail.
+sending him e-mail.
Patches which are bug fixes, are "obvious" changes, or similarly
require little discussion should be sent or CC'd to Linus. Patches
@@ -338,7 +338,7 @@ using your real name (sorry, no pseudonyms or anonymous contributions.)
Some people also put extra tags at the end. They'll just be ignored for
now, but you can do this to mark internal company procedures or just
-point out some special detail about the sign-off.
+point out some special detail about the sign-off.
13) When to use Acked-by:
diff --git a/doc/gpt.txt b/doc/gpt.txt
index 42a4da18..14c1ee8e 100644
@@ -61,7 +61,7 @@ The PMBR boot code loads the first sector of the bootable partition,
and passes in DL=<disk number>, ES:DI=<pointer to $PnP>, sets EAX to
0x54504721 ("!GPT") and points DS:SI to a structure of the following
Offset Size Contents
0 1 0x80 (this is a bootable partition)
@@ -86,7 +86,3 @@ also informs the OS that the GPT partition information is present.
Currently, this is compatible with Syslinux as long as the Syslinux
partition is < 2 TB; this probably will be improved in a future
diff --git a/doc/memdisk.txt b/doc/memdisk.txt
index 808a9476..304de52b 100644
@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@ b) If the disk image is less than 4,194,304 bytes (4096K, 4 MB) it is
assumed to be a floppy image and MEMDISK will try to guess its
geometry based on the size of the file. MEMDISK recognizes all the
standard floppy sizes as well as common extended formats:
163,840 bytes (160K) c=40 h=1 s=8 5.25" SSSD
184,320 bytes (180K) c=40 h=1 s=9 5.25" SSSD
327,680 bytes (320K) c=40 h=2 s=8 5.25" DSDD