On Fri, Jan 01, 2010 at 09:12:49PM -0800, Trans wrote:
> On Jan 1, 7:43 pm, Jeffrey <jefr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > This sounds like precisely the purpose of standard formats for log
> > messages.  The simplest thing would be to prefix the subject with
> > "[type]:" like this:
> >
> > major: add big feature
> >
> > ....
> >
> > or put it on the first line of the body, if you have something else
> > you like to do with the subject, whatever.  As long as your format is
> > standard, you can easily search for that particular key.
> >
> > Jeffrey
> Yes. That is what I currently do. It works okay, but I would prefer
> something more formal/strict if possible. It's very easy to fail to
> conform to a log message convention.

You can improve that by a commit template and a hook to check the commit

                                Petr "Pasky" Baudis
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That's the problem, they need to read them. -- Don Knuth


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