-Re: [DISCUSS] Using --signoff option with git am when committing patches
On Sat, Sep 7, 2013 at 10:56 PM, Roman Shaposhnik <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 2:58 PM, Mark Grover <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > The commit is still attributed to the contributor but I think it would be
> > nice for logistical reasons to have the committer name in the log
> > of the commit.
> I would be curious to hear more about why you think this would
> be helpful. The reason I'm asking is that Git is different from SVN
> in this respect -- with SVN comments are the only place for
> this info while Git tracks committers separately anyway.
> > Anyways, I have started documenting this at
> > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/BIGTOP/How+to+Contribute
> > Please let me know what you think!
> Great start! Perhaps add a link to it onto our website (patch, please ;-))?