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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [Xen-changelog] Fixes.

To: Steven Hand <Steven.Hand@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [Xen-changelog] Fixes.
From: Hollis Blanchard <hollisb@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 2 Aug 2005 15:56:53 -0500
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On Tuesday 02 August 2005 11:28, Steven Hand wrote:
> > On Tuesday 02 August 2005 10:42, Xen patchbot -unstable wrote:
> > > # HG changeset patch
> > > # User smh22@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > # Node ID 59e76450e286240decceda23eca343ec4604124f
> > > # Parent  48dea637aac96bcbabe788d036b52570520cc82e
> > > Fixes.
> >
> > Sorry, but could we not make checkin comments like "Fixes."? It would
> > just take a few more seconds to describe it in a complete sentence...
> Sorry - I thought the fix was so trivial it didn't need a long winded
> comment. Myself I use the 'diff' interface on xenbits to discover what
> a given check in does.

I should add that I didn't really mean to single out this one particular 
patch... just in general, it would be nice to have at least a one-sentence 
checkin comment. :)

Hollis Blanchard
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