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From: Krzysztof Pawlik <nelchael@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries
Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2010 14:07:57
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries by "Petteri Räty"
On 09/19/10 15:10, Petteri Räty wrote:
> I assume many of us have wrapper scripts to automatically generate > matching ChangeLog and CVS commit messages. When we eventually move to > git the plan is for the ChangeLog to be automatically generated from > git. To unify developer practices and to ease the transition to git it > has been proposed to make repoman automatically generate ChangeLog > entries. If you have any objections or thought please raise them. One > open question is what should repoman do if there is already a > modification to the ChangeLog file.
IMHO: die with an error message similar to: !!! ChangeLog has been modified, please revert the change or pass !!! --no-update-changelog to avoid automatic update. -- Krzysztof Pawlik <nelchael at> key id: 0xF6A80E46 desktop-misc, java, vim, kernel, python, apache...


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Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Repoman to autogenerate ChangeLog entries Dirkjan Ochtman <djc@g.o>