directory-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Alex Karasulu" <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Commits etiquette]
Date Mon, 26 Nov 2007 22:35:26 GMT
Thanks for pushing an email on this topic.

Alex

On Nov 26, 2007 4:40 PM, Emmanuel Lecharny <elecharny@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi guys,
>
> while discussing with Alex, we agreed that the way we are committing
> in trunk/bigbang is a little bit too permissive or loosy. Let me
> explain :
> - when we are fixing an issue, if we do more than one commit, then
> it's difficult to track
> - when we are fixing some code, from time to time, we are also fixing
> some side problems (warning removal, refactoring, etc)
> - the logs are not always enough to explain what has been changed
>
> At this point, we need some more "rules" or etiquette to be applied.
> Some of them could be :
> - always commit a fix in one shot
> - add the JIRA reference in the logs
> - if you like to commit files one by one to add accurates comments,
> just do it in a branch, and when done, merge the branch in one shot
>
> Of course, these are just suggestions at this point, mainly pushed by
> Alex, but we should also agreed on them as a team.
>
> So I would ask you to tell us what is your opinion about those proposals.
>
> wdyt? How can we improve the way we commit ?
>
> Thanks a lot for any suggestion !
>
> --
> Regards,
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel L├ęcharny
> www.iktek.com
>

Mime
View raw message