[Cabal] Commit mailing list for pidgin mtn

Mark Doliner mark at kingant.net
Thu Feb 1 11:35:00 EST 2007

On Thu, 1 Feb 2007 07:46:01 -0500, Luke Schierer wrote
> On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 01:15:03AM -0500, Ethan Blanton wrote:
> > Nathan Walp spake unto us the following wisdom:
> > > How about the path changed, and the first line of the commit message. 
> > > That's what our SVN commit emails at work have
> > 
> > What would you want to see for the path changed?  Is that the
> > repository path, for svn?  (The branch name, for monotone?)  I'll look
> > into the first line of the commit message.
> > 
> > > Also, I'd vote for removing the [Commits] tag from the subject line as well.
> > 
> > Yeah, those are annoying in general.  Mutt tells me if it's from a
> > mailing list, no need to waste subject space on it.
> > 
> > Ethan
> >
> I have made this latter change.
> luke

For the record I like having the [Commits] tag in the subject line.  I find it
useful when visually scanning my inbox.

Also, why do some of the emails only contain, "to get the patch for this
revision, please do this" and not the commit message or diff?

And would anyone else prefer to have the diff inline rather than as an attachment?


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