[cairo-commit] [cairo-www] src/cairomm.mdwn
murrayc at freedesktop.org
Wed Feb 12 00:29:29 PST 2014
src/cairomm.mdwn | 4 +---
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 3 deletions(-)
Author: Murray Cumming <murrayc at murrayc.com>
Date: Wed Feb 12 09:28:51 2014 +0100
cairomm: We no longer use the ChangeLog file.
Mostly because git still cannot understand how to merge it properly.
diff --git a/src/cairomm.mdwn b/src/cairomm.mdwn
index 76c2c97..5b14064 100644
@@ -85,9 +85,7 @@ When you've made some changes, you can commit them to your local repository with
git commit -a -m "Commit message"
-The commit message should generally be a copy/paste of your entry in the ChangeLog. Always remember to make an entry in the ChangeLog, in the style of the existing ChangeLog entries. It's particularly important to mention what you changed in each file and to mention the overall aim of your changes, including any relevant bugzilla bug number. The [moap](http://thomas.apestaart.org/moap/trac) tool can help you to create ChangeLog entries with git or other popular source control systems. Use:
- moap changelog prepare -c
+The commit message should be in the style of the existing commit messages. Try to mention what you changed in each file and to mention the overall aim of your changes, including any relevant bugzilla bug number.
If you don't have a developer account (and thus can't push directly to the central repository), but would like to have some of your local changes incorporated into the central repository, you can create a patch with the following command:
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