On Thu, 01 Feb 2007 08:59:46 +0900, Yukihiro Matsumoto  
<matz / ruby-lang.org> wrote:

> It's already checked in for YARV.  In general, process of submitting
> patches are following:
>
>   * make a modification against trunk.  Even if you want to add your
>     proposed feature to stable (1.8), it needs to be proven in the
>     trunk.  If your modification is a bug fix for 1.8, you have to use
>     the latest 1.8 source tree.
>
>   * make your patch by "diff -u".
>
>   * post your patch here in ruby-core, preferably with a ChangeLog
>     entry to describe the patch.
>
>   * you will get approval to commit if you are a committer, otherwise
>     one of our committers (perhaps me) will submit the patch if there
>     is no problem for the patch.

The current info on the Ruby website slightly differ from your comments
above :

http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/community/ruby-core/#patching-ruby

Perhaps, your comments can be worked in to the web site?

Zev