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From: Michał Górny <gentoo@...>
Subject: Re: RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:16:32 +0200
On Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:44:38 +0400
Peter Volkov <pva@g.o> wrote:

> 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.

How about using git notes [1] to alter ChangeLogs? These could be added
to any commit without altering the commit itself (i.e. the hash remains
the same).

[1] http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-notes.html

-- 
Best regards,
Michał Górny
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