Creating and Editing patches for the Linux Kernel with git

Carlos Eduardo
4 min readSep 1, 2021

There’s a lot of posts and references about submitting patches to the Linux kernel or projects that receive patches in file/email format.

The idea here is to have a quick guide about the basic commands to get things done.


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