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Re: Revision log entry - making them mandatory

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 06:57:01 -0500

On Jan 23, 2008 6:09 AM, awoodjetts <adam.woodjetts_at_rentokil-initial.com> wrote:
> My repository is now running quite nicely, with the development team
> accepting the fact that they HAVE to use it. However, some of them are a
> little remiss when entering the reason for an update/change (ie the related
> incident number and/or basic detail etc). So I want to make the entry of a
> log mandatory, but as yet have been unable to find the instructions on how
> to configure this. Whilst I am still searching the web and all the available
> help and manuals etc, could anyone either provide basic instructions, or
> point me to a relevant information source (I already have the svn book and
> tortoise help, but I may have over looked the relevant chapter)

Your best bet is to install a pre-commit hook script which rejects any
commit having a log message length of 0 (or less than some reasonable
character count).

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