[aur-general] Community commit messages

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Fri Nov 6 14:19:50 EST 2009

On 11/06/2009 09:09 PM, Ray Rashif wrote:
> 2009/11/7 Daenyth Blank<daenyth+arch at gmail.com<daenyth%2Barch at gmail.com>>
>> On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 13:36, Loui Chang<louipc.ist at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> Commit messages should explain the commit, clarify reasons for it and
>>> not fully rely on outside reference.
>> At least for most of my updates, it's nothing more than pkgver/md5
>> changes. Do I really need to elaborate beyond the summary line?
> -m "Updated foo to 1.24 from 1.23" should suffice in that case and qualify
> as "explanation-cum-clarification" :)

the default message is "updpkg: $pkname $pkgver"
i really like that in this thread only TUs to participate.

i'm totally agree with you Loui. I'll try my best in the future to add 
descriptive messages.


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