Subject: Re: Please stop change logs in CVS commit messages
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Tomasz Luchowski <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/11/2001 09:47:13
On Wed, Jul 11, 2001 at 02:34:17AM -0400, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> Here's an example of an almost perfect proper and useful commit to
> doc/pkg-CHANGES:
> 	Module Name:	doc
> 	Committed By:	zuntum
> 	Date:		Tue Jul 10 09:55:37 UTC 2001
> 	Modified Files:
> 		doc: pkg-CHANGES
> 	Log Message:
> 	Note SDL_net-1.2.0 addition
> 	This is a small sample cross-platform networking library

I always put contents of pkg/DESCR when I import new package, this time is was just very short.
I'd still vote for long description of *new* packages so we can read what features it has
and decide whether we want to try out the new package or not.

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