On 01/31/2016 04:34 PM, Michael Paquier wrote:
On Mon, Feb 1, 2016 at 2:44 AM, Joshua D. Drake wrote:
On 01/29/2016 03:05 PM, Alvaro Herrera wrote:
Joshua D. Drake wrote:
One of the offers is to credit them (I'm not exactly clear
on what is the group to benefit from this, but the phrasing used in the
meeting was "contributors to the release") by having a section somewhere
in the release notes with a list of their names.

I can see this as being a nice thing but knowing that someone is a
contributor isn't hard. There is a contributor list on the website and it is
obvious from mail lists, archives and simple searches who is actually

This page would need a refresh IMO. I think it has not been touched
for the last couple of years.

No doubt but if we can't bother to keep that refreshed what makes us think that a structured format in commit messages that magically (through a lot of hard work and extra parsing anyway) is going to be any more accurate?



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