[PATCH 0 of 1] patchbomb: introductory message

Cédric Duval cedricduval at free.fr
Mon Mar 15 16:45:59 CDT 2010

For a single patch, if the --desc option is specified but --intro is not, then
no introductory message will be sent, which is presumably not what the user
intended (I have just been bitten by this) since --desc's only purpose is to
provide patchbomb with such text describing the patch(es).

Thus this patch makes --intro implicit whenever --desc is specified.
(warning/aborting if --intro has been forgotten would be another possibility,
but it is probably better to act transparently when the user's intent is


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