[torquedev] SVN commit messages

Ken Nielson knielson at adaptivecomputing.com
Fri Jun 25 08:26:49 MDT 2010


On 06/24/2010 09:21 PM, Christopher Samuel wrote:
>
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
>
> Hi folks,
>
> I've just seen a couple of SVN commit messages go past
> when I sync'd my local git clone of Torque which didn't
> mean that much to me, they were:
>
> SVN 3761 "RT8044 fixed"
> SVN 3760 "updates to code"
> SVN 3748 "Fixed the description"
>
> It'd be nice if a bit more context could be given, for
> example "Fixed broken test for job dependencies (RT8044)",
> "Updates to regular expressions and removal of unneeded
> Perl code in tests" or "Fixed copy and paste error in the
> description of the qdel test".
>
> I'm not having a go at the developers in question, I
> really appreciate what they do, just that it would make
> it easier for us outside to track what's going on with
> the code.
>
> cheers!
> Chris
> - --
>  Christopher Samuel - Senior Systems Administrator
>  VLSCI - Victorian Life Sciences Computational Initiative
>  Email: samuel at unimelb.edu.au Phone: +61 (0)3 903 55545
> http://www.vlsci.unimelb.edu.au/
>
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)
> Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/
>
Chris,

Thank you for your comment. I will tell our engineers here to be more 
descriptive and to qualify their references to internal ticket numbers. 
I will try to be less curt on my entries as well.

Ken
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://www.supercluster.org/pipermail/torquedev/attachments/20100625/b99b895b/attachment.html 


More information about the torquedev mailing list