Re: hook e-mails
Excerpts from Joachim Breitner's message of Sáb Fev 27 14:46:03 -0300 2010:
> Am Samstag, den 27.02.2010, 14:36 -0300 schrieb Marco Túlio Gontijo e
> > Actually I took a look at the darcs-monitor code, which I'm
> > maintaining now,
> > and it's not a big change. What is the maximum size of messages
> > allowed by the
> > list?
> mailmal default is 40k, you can use something in that area, maybe 20k of
> pure diff?
I think it's a good start.
> OTOH, what is a good maximum size for a changelog? Maybe 200 lines?
The minimal can be set in lines or in bytes. I think in bytes is more useful,
since the limit in mail lists, which is our use case, is set in bytes.
> Will it still print the diff as far as possible, and then add something
> like [...incomplete...]?
I thought that when the whole diff did not fit in the mail, it would not be
shown. Is it good to have a partial diff? This is another option.