Email2git is a patch retrieving system built for the linux kernel.
Enter a git commit ID from the linux kernel source tree and email2git will return the patches and discussion associated with the given commit.
Try it! Copy and paste one of the following commit IDs in the search box.
We are constantly working on adding more commit - patch matches. If you would like to report an incorrect match, suggest new matches, or provide feedback, please contact us:
cregit-questions [at] lists.linuxfoundation.org
If you would like to learn more about the underlying algorithm that enabled commit to patch matching, feel free to read the following publications.
JIANG, Y., ADAMS, B., KHOMH, F. and GERMAN, D. M. (2014). Tracing Back the History of Commits in Low-tech Reviewing Environments , in Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement, ESEM (Torino, Italy), article 51.
JIANG, Y., ADAMS, B., and GERMAN, D. M. (2013). Will My Patch Make It? And How Fast? - Case Study on the Linux Kernel , in Proceedings of the 10th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, MSR (San Francisco, CA, US), pages 101-110.