On Wednesday 17 August 2005 08:38, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: > GLEP 31 is withdrawn until Gentoo gets some means of removing commit > access from people who say "nyah nyah I don't feel like following the > rules and so I'll just carry on breaking stuff as I see fit". As it > stands I've been told by various people that they have no interest in > ensuring that their commits are UTF-8 safe (even if there's an > automated check that warns them when they're about to break something), > and I don't consider it fair to force lots of repoman warnings upon > other developers who *do* care about that kind of thing who just happen > to be the next person to touch a package that got broken.
Repoman could check the commit message for being valid UTF-8 and simply not allow the commit if it isn't. :) -- Jason Stubbs
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