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Re: Commit messages and the move to git


On Tue, Nov 19, 2019 at 11:31 AM Segher Boessenkool <
segher@kernel.crashing.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 19, 2019 at 09:56:50AM -0500, Jason Merrill wrote:
> > Yep. I don't think we need to worry about getting optimal one-line
> > summaries for ancient commits; something reasonably unique should be
> plenty.
>
> In that case, how about just "SVN rNNNNNN"?  And then we don't need the
> footer from git-svn anymore either?  And don't need to mangle or wrangle
> the commit message itself at all either.
>

Well, I was thinking of also giving some clue of what the commit was
about.  One possibly cut-off line accomplishes that, a simple revision
number not so much.

Jason


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