Stop the git abuse

Matthias Clasen mclasen at redhat.com
Mon May 21 10:47:26 UTC 2012


On Mon, 2012-05-21 at 12:43 +0200, Karel Zak wrote:
> On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 11:52:40AM +0200, Michael J Gruber wrote:
> > Just like we have mandatory packaging guidelines, we should have
> > mandatory git guidelines simply because it is part of the build system,
> 
>  yep, and also mailing list guidelines, bugzilla guidelines and
>  finally fashion police...
> 
>  What about freedom and responsibility?
> 
>  I think fedora contributors are smart enough to maintain git commit
>  messages and changelogs. Some FAQs/HOWTOs should be enough.

Sure, but it would be nice if there was some tool support for using only
git logs, and having them show up in generated rpms. 

I don't think we have the freedom to work in that fashion, currently ?



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