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From: Peter Volkov <pva@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2010 06:08:22
Message-Id: 1284961478.24593.1314.camel@tablet
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries by Mike Auty
В Вск, 19/09/2010 в 16:17 +0100, Mike Auty пишет:
> It should be possible to still maintain this distinction, something like: > > "Version bump. Added feature foo. > - -- > Feature foo required a complete rewrite of src_install." > > And then the ChangeLog generation can happen separately. The problem > with this method [...]
Another problem that there is no way to alter ChangeLog. Since ChangeLogs are intended for users it's good idea to be able fix typos / add credits there and thus it's impossible to generate them from git commit messages. -- Peter.

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Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries "Michał Górny" <gentoo@××××××××××.pl>