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Re: "svn commit" should always prompt after popping up a log message editor

From: Michael Wood <mwood_at_its.uct.ac.za>
Date: 2003-10-10 10:19:33 CEST

On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 01:57:19PM -0400, mark benedetto king wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 09:10:44AM -0500, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> > I'd go ahead and take this a few steps further. Use this message to
> > explain that:
> >
> > a) people are free to edit below the line -- as long as the line
> > remains, that block will be removed.
> > b) people are free to remove the line, and then anything that was
> > previously below it will be kept in the log message.
> > c) people are free to remove the line and everything below it.
> >
> -- Subversion searches for this line --
> If the above line appears in your saved message, it and all text that
> follows it will be discarded. If the saved message contains no undiscarded
> text, you will be asked for confirmation before the commit proceeds. This
> feature can be used to intentionally abort the commit by saving an empty
> message.
> The following changes will be included as part of this commit:
> ...

Why not include, verbatim, the relevant chapter of the book in every
commit message?


Michael Wood <mwood@its.uct.ac.za>
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