CVS commit messages

Gervase Markham gerv at
Mon Jan 19 18:27:17 UTC 2004

David Miller wrote:

> There's been several violations of this lately, so I figure this is a good
> time to remind everyone what a good CVS commit log message looks like.
> Please do NOT just copy/paste the summary of the bug you're fixing into the
> cvs comment, unless that summary happens to be clear and concise. 

All of what Dave said - but also, if your summary isn't clear and 
concise, make it so as you fix the bug :-)


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