[SCM TRANSITION] Re: Proposal: move Randr protocol and library to git
eich at suse.de
Wed Apr 19 01:47:42 PDT 2006
Daniel Stone writes:
> > Is there a point in that if you make the same change to every driver
> > you do this in a separate commit?
> No, but by the same token, there's no hard requirement to do it all in
> one commit, especially when it touches so many files and ChangeLogs, and
> in different ways if you count version changes etc.
Hm, I'm not sure if I can follow your line of arguments.
I'm only talking about changes of identical nature (which would
probably receive identical ChangeLog entries).
> > How about the bugzilla triage? If you extend the driver API and make
> > every driver in our code base take advantage of this would you go as
> > far as making it a requirement to file every (contextually identical)
> > change as a separate ticket?
> No, I wouldn't go as far as to say that, particularly if you don't open
> a bug for it in the first place, and just do it instead.
I personally would like to see a ticket opened (and referred to in
the Changelog) but would be very happy with just a single ticket even
if we touch different modules.
This would help to add some background information to the issue which
would otherwise clutter the changelog.
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