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authorLee Jones <>2020-12-16 13:46:54 +0000
committerJonathan Corbet <>2020-12-21 09:44:35 -0700
commit7e90285716518d810857a1d362983d99da9bbf66 (patch)
treec2fcba8a32d4333128eb4a930b0ed02b21fde519 /Documentation/process
parent47e44ed01434e51e2e42b188482d837c01e5d16e (diff)
docs: submitting-patches: Trivial - fix grammatical error
"it is a used" does not make sense. Should be "it is used". Signed-off-by: Lee Jones <> Link: Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst b/Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst
index fb8261a4be30..2c48a00a436e 100644
--- a/Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst
+++ b/Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst
@@ -446,7 +446,7 @@ patch. This tag documents that potentially interested parties
have been included in the discussion.
Co-developed-by: states that the patch was co-created by multiple developers;
-it is a used to give attribution to co-authors (in addition to the author
+it is used to give attribution to co-authors (in addition to the author
attributed by the From: tag) when several people work on a single patch. Since
Co-developed-by: denotes authorship, every Co-developed-by: must be immediately
followed by a Signed-off-by: of the associated co-author. Standard sign-off