Re: Horrific new levels of changelog abuse
On 17-Sep-03, 22:15 (CDT), Branden Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 17, 2003 at 03:58:13PM -0500, Adam Heath wrote:
> > * Frank Lichtenheld <email@example.com>:
> > Apply patch, to handle missing infodir.bak, and empty files. Closes:
> > #196361
> > * Andrew Suffield <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > Fix inverted test of eof in parsedb, while looking for eof after
> > field name. Closes: #198218
> I found these hard to scan visually.
Interesting. I actually find them easier - I can just ignore the first
line, rather than having to skip a variable amount to find the
beginning of the interesting text.
Different strokes, YMMV, etc.
 Not that I'm saying you shouldn't give credit, just that when
scanning a changelog for a fix I'm interested in, I don't much care
*who* fixed it. :-)
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net