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Re: Canonical's business model

On Wed, Jan 11, 2006 at 07:54:10PM -0300, Daniel Ruoso wrote:
> This is exactly the point, what can I do with a patch if I don't know
> why it's there? Which problem is it trying to address (I know, I can
> read the patch and guess, but WTF), and why such solution was adopted...
> Everytime I submit a patch, I also submit this reasoning...

The relevant context is generally available in the changelog (which is in
the patch archive, adjacent to the patches themselves) and in the bug
reports referenced therein, in very similar fashion to changes implemented
in Debian.

 - mdz

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