-Commit Log format
Nicolas Spiegelberg 2011-11-01, 22:20
Committer questions. I accidentally checked in some changes to HBase
trunk with the Phabricator checkin format. I used svn propedit to correct
the log comments, so everything should look correct. However, this raised
a couple questions about committing code to HBase.
1. I know the required format is "HBASE-##### Title". Is anything else
allowed? Would including Phabricator comment mess up existing scripts?
I'm assuming people are running something just slightly more complicated
than "svn log|grep ^HBASE".
2. Is there a reason why our CHANGES.txt isn't automated? This is
kinda a pain to keep updated, especially for something that we could just
run "svn log|grep ^HBASE" on right before release. I know that HIVE
changelog is auto-generated. I'm assuming most other projects do this as