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From Marc Slemko <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/main http_main.c
Date Sat, 21 Mar 1998 23:00:44 GMT
On Sat, 21 Mar 1998, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:

> Marc Slemko wrote:
> > 
> > Sheesh.  This "defend Configure for being the be all and end all" is
> > getting tiring.
> I don't think that's what Jim was doing at all.  What he was doing was
> not defending Configure, but protesting the attack on it.
> I think he has a very good point: the CVS commit logs have been wandering
> away from prose descriptions of what was changed and what the change
> fixed.  Nowadays they contain anything from a weather report to a
> a diatribe about some unrelated (or only tenuously related) aspect of
> the project.
> Let's keep the philosophical discussions in email, and not the CVS logs.
> Someone looking at a change six months from now is likely to have no clew
> about the discussion environment, and care less.  It's going to want to
> know what the change fixed.

I sure as heck thing that when something that _IS_ bogus is committed that
belongs in the commit log!  

> #ken	P-)}
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