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From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Devmanual text on ChangeLogs
Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 09:08:14
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Devmanual text on ChangeLogs by "Petteri Räty"
1 >>>>> On Sat, 30 Apr 2011, Petteri Räty wrote:
3 > I propose a simple new text: "Every commit should have an entry in
4 > ChangeLog."
6 This would throw the baby out with the bath water.
8 I won't clutter ChangeLogs with useless entries for whitespace changes
9 or spelling fixes in comments, for example. They already account for a
10 considerable (too large?) percentage of the portage tree [1], and we
11 shouldn't blow them up further by adding useless information.
13 Ulrich
15 [1]
16 (this is from 2009, so probably it's even worse now)


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-dev] Devmanual text on ChangeLogs Panagiotis Christopoulos <pchrist@g.o>
[gentoo-dev] Re: Devmanual text on ChangeLogs "Diego Elio Pettenò" <flameeyes@×××××.com>