[cfe-commits] [Differential] D4: Hooks for custom CompilationDatabase

John McCall rjmccall at apple.com
Thu Jul 12 00:44:16 PDT 2012

On Jul 12, 2012, at 12:23 AM, Manuel Klimek wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:30 PM, John McCall <rjmccall at apple.com> wrote:
>> Could you guys work on the email output of this so that it's more person-friendly?
>> In particular, crap like this:
>>    djasper updated the revision "Hooks for custom CompilationDatabase".
>> 1) does not need to be at the top of the message and
>> 2) has all of its content implied by the email headers anyway.
>> It seems to me like a comment on a patch should come out as an unadorned
>> message, ideally with some quoted history.  A new patch, or a revision on a
>> patch, can have more introductory verbiage, although again it doesn't really
>> seem necessary;  just the patch description followed by the patch would be
>> great.
>> Also, I do not care about your username on the review system;  please take it
>> out of the From: header.
> Thanks for the feedback. This is in line with our own thoughts, so
> it's good to hear that we're focusing on the right things :)
> E-Mail is one of the hard-to-get right parts, and we'll work on making
> it look&feel as much as normal email as possible. We've also found
> some other quirks in the email handling during our testing, and we'll
> work on getting those resolved before testing again.
> Thx for bearing with us & sorry for any inconvenience this caused...

No worries.  It'll be interesting to see where it ends up.


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