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From Jess Holle <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: jakarta-tomcat-catalina/webapps/docs changelog.xml
Date Thu, 24 Mar 2005 14:10:07 GMT
Yoav Shapira wrote:

>>If a patch was submitted and committed, I think the name of the
>>submitter should be mentioned.
>I usually put the name of the committer only in the changelog.  That seems
>to be consistent with past practice.   The bugzilla issue (linked from the
>changelog when possible) has the name of the submitter(s).  If they add
>themselves as @authors in the code, I also leave that in.  However, if we
>want to put submitter names in the changelog, I'm fine with that and will
>start doing so from now on.
The standard practice for the Apache httpd project is to mention both 
the patch submitter and committer in the change log.

As a sometime patch submitter, I appreciate this.

Jess Holle

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