Home > Linux > Linux Contributors Face New Rules Linux Contributors Face New Rules Eugenia Loli 2004-05-24 Linux 2 Comments Open Source Development Labs, which promotes adoption of Linux, said Monday it is putting in place a new system to better track and document changes to the operating system’s kernel. About The Author Eugenia Loli Ex-programmer, ex-editor in chief at OSNews.com, now a visual artist/filmmaker. Follow me on Twitter @EugeniaLoli 2 Comments 2004-05-24 8:58 pm I was expecting it to be pages of legalese that would certainly turn off some contributors. It’s about 10 or so lines long 2004-05-24 10:35 pm If that is what Linus posted to lkml, you will just need to state that this patch was written by you and the one you sent it to will need to state he reviewed that patch. Nothing new or special, just a way to track code.