[CentOS] Submitting patches from upstream fixes/bugs

Wed Sep 14 00:32:56 UTC 2011
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

On 09/14/2011 01:30 AM, Trey Dockendorf wrote:
> What is the preferred method for submitting patches from upstream
> projects ?  I have two patches for libvirt-0.8.1.el6_0.6.  One adds ESX
> 4.1 support to things like virt-v2v
> (http://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2010-July/msg00480.html) and
> the second fixes the broken "virsh snapshot-create"
> (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727709).  All I did really
> was get them to work with the CentOS 6 version of libvirt.

For the base distro components these would need to come via RH's code.
However, if you open issues at bugs.centos.org and offer to maintain the
patches, they could go into the same components into the CentOSPlus repo.

- KB