[LLVMdev] [cfe-dev] Commit message policy?
hfinkel at anl.gov
Fri Mar 6 10:33:27 PST 2015
Did anything ever happen with this?
----- Original Message -----
> From: "Renato Golin" <renato.golin at linaro.org>
> To: "John Criswell" <jtcriswel at gmail.com>
> Cc: "Clang Dev" <cfe-dev at cs.uiuc.edu>, "LLVM Dev" <llvmdev at cs.uiuc.edu>
> Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:09:33 PM
> Subject: Re: [cfe-dev] [LLVMdev] Commit message policy?
> Hi John, Chandler, I completely agree.
> On 25 Sep 2014 17:39, "John Criswell" < jtcriswel at gmail.com > wrote:
> Dear All,
> Two quick comments:
> 1) Don't suggest that titles be 70 characters but that 80 is okay.
> Just say they should be at 70 characters and leave it at that.
> 2) +1 for Chandler's comment that what is really needed are ideas on
> how to write meaningful descriptions of what was changed. Poorly
> written descriptions of what was changed is the number one reason I
> curse at commit logs.
> -- John T.
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