On Nov 7, 2015 3:07 PM, "Peter Robinson" <pbrobinson(a)gmail.com> wrote:
On Sat, Nov 7, 2015 at 7:59 PM, Ian Pilcher <arequipeno(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> I just installed F23 (coming from F21) and encountered an irritating
> new behavior when trying to build a custom kernel RPM.
> Patch does not have a valid e-mail address.
> Well no kidding. It's a locally created (with diff) patch, not coming
> from a git repository.
> Is there a way to disable this check?
In a word, no. The kernel patches are applied using "git am", there's
been a couple of threads on it. If you're doing the patch in a git
checkout of the kernel it's easy enough to use git to create the
The ApplyPatch function is still in the spec and can still be used.