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bug#3571: 23.0.94; log-edit-insert-changelog option for not stripping fi

From: Magnus Henoch
Subject: bug#3571: 23.0.94; log-edit-insert-changelog option for not stripping filename
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2009 12:41:21 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.94 (gnu/linux)

Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

I have grown into the habit of writing ChangeLog entries while writing
code, and then using them for the commit message when I commit, pressing
C-c C-a in the log buffer.  This works great, except when I'm committing
a single file.  In that case, log-edit strips the file name from the
changelog entry, but as the version control systems I use are
changeset-based rather than file-based, I would like the file name to

I've been using the attached patch for a while with good results.


>From 0bccc332a7e04f68d47f2b66bd6e0d425c4389c8 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Magnus Henoch <address@hidden>
Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 17:19:13 +0100
Subject: [PATCH] * log-edit.el (log-edit-strip-single-file-name): New variable.
 (log-edit-insert-changelog): Check its value.

 lisp/log-edit.el |   20 +++++++++++++-------
 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lisp/log-edit.el b/lisp/log-edit.el
index 4ca1372..7552e3c 100644
--- a/lisp/log-edit.el
+++ b/lisp/log-edit.el
@@ -148,6 +148,11 @@ can be obtained from `log-edit-files'."
   :type '(hook :options (log-edit-set-common-indentation
+(defcustom log-edit-strip-single-file-name t
+  "If non-nil, remove file name from single-file log entries."
+  :group 'log-edit
+  :type 'boolean)
 (defvar cvs-changelog-full-paragraphs t)
 (make-obsolete-variable 'cvs-changelog-full-paragraphs
@@ -521,13 +526,14 @@ regardless of user name or time."
     (log-edit-insert-changelog-entries (log-edit-files)))
   (goto-char (point-min))
-  (when (looking-at "\\*\\s-+")
-    (forward-line 1)
-    (when (not (re-search-forward "^\\*\\s-+" nil t))
-      (goto-char (point-min))
-      (skip-chars-forward "^():")
-      (skip-chars-forward ": ")
-      (delete-region (point-min) (point)))))
+  (when log-edit-strip-single-file-name
+    (when (looking-at "\\*\\s-+")
+      (forward-line 1)
+      (when (not (re-search-forward "^\\*\\s-+" nil t))
+        (goto-char (point-min))
+        (skip-chars-forward "^():")
+        (skip-chars-forward ": ")
+        (delete-region (point-min) (point))))))
 ;;;; functions for getting commit message from ChangeLog a file...


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