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From Arun C Murthy <...@hortonworks.com>
Subject Re: Dropping CHANGES.txt?
Date Mon, 21 Nov 2011 20:17:45 GMT

On Nov 21, 2011, at 12:13 PM, Doug Cutting wrote:

> On 11/21/2011 11:49 AM, Matt Foley wrote:
>> The advantage of CHANGES.txt is that it merges when the branch merges.  So
>> as long as the developers stick to reasonably normal merge and commit
>> processes, it truly reflects what is in the current state of any given
>> branch, at least at the level of changes related to Jiras.
> 
> I agree.  Its redundancy makes it valuable.  I often use CHANGES.txt
> diffs to double-check that I've merged the right revision to a branch.
> 

+1, likewise.

Arun


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