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Subject: Re: patch commit template

Re: patch commit template

From: Jonathan Gordon <>
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2009 12:43:21 -0700

2009/7/14 Rob Purchase <>:
> On 14/07/2009 20:14, Frank Gevaerts wrote:
>> --- begin commit message ---
>> This fixes x when y fails to do z
>> Flyspray: FS#1234
>> Author: John Doe
>> --- end commit message ---
> Is there a reason to mandate a multi-line message?
> A simple "FS#1234 by John Doe: This fixes x when y fails to do z" is surely
> just as easy to spot, and rather easier to type on the SVN command-line...
> Rob

The issue was so someone could grep the log for "Author:" and see
names which keep coming up... it could be done on FS# but not as
Received on 2009-07-14

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