Stop the git abuse

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at
Tue May 22 11:52:26 UTC 2012

On 05/22/2012 01:42 PM, Vít Ondruch wrote:
> Dne 22.5.2012 13:22, Stanislav Ochotnicky napsal(a):

>> I never
>> use clog for creating changelog in spec so I don't know how it's
>> supposed to work. I assume it stopped working right after cvs->fedpkg
>> transition.
> Neither did I and I don't think it is even possible ;)
Why? To me this only is a matter of how fedpkg formats extracted 
%changelog blocks. Nothing prevents it from applying a different formating.

>> Guidelines say nothing about SCM log, just about spec
>> %changelog format
> Yes, they says nothing about scm log, but "fedpkg clog" had some
> assumptions, e.g. several lines, each starting with dash. There is no
> relation between those lines. While in SCM log, you expect something
> like "brief description on first line" and "more elaborated description
> on others".
I don't see how an rpm's %changelog block would not fit into this.
Git commits log basically are free form texts + git header.


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