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Re: From a cvs user... about revisions

From: Pat Farrell <pfarrell_at_pfarrell.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2009 22:17:58 -0400

Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> It is assumed you
> already have a policy that states that developers should describe
> their commits. If you have developers who are deliberately subverting
> your checks and disregarding your log policy, then you have a social
> problem with your developers, and not a technical problem with your
> repository.

No argument from me, its a social problem.

I just think, IMHO, etc. that the commit check is a technical solution
to a social problem. I prefer to only use technology for problems based
in technology.

The best solution is to only hire engineers that are smart enough to see
that real, meaningful comments are good for them.

-- 
Pat Farrell
http://www.pfarrell.com/
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