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Re: Summarizing the purpose of a change.

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Summarizing the purpose of a change.
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2009 11:11:15 +0200

> From: Miles Bader <address@hidden>
> Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2009 17:07:29 +0900
> Cc: address@hidden
> Karl Fogel <address@hidden> writes:
> > In many projects, there is a convention of summarizing the purpose of a
> > change in one or two sentences at the start of the log entry.  This makes
> > the rest of the log entry (and the change itself) easier to understand.
> And if possible, make the summary not "1 or 2" sentences, but a single
> not-to-long line, such as you'd use for an email Subject: header.

I suspect pointing to the relevant discussion on emacs-devel, or to a
bug number (if there is any) would be a lesser burden.

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