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authorOswald Buddenhagen <>2013-11-25 11:45:03 +0100
committerThe Qt Project <>2013-11-30 15:24:54 +0100
commitdbac1e77f79ff99945cea41522f535132cacc692 (patch)
tree4395e633dd8e12fe105d9227e018f8c3a84159cc /.commit-template
parent7c73e564bd61faa38fdd51947f8d98c03230f104 (diff)
try to make the ChangeLog template more inviting
move it even futher up and encourage integrating it into the rest of the commit message. Change-Id: I5aaa417a58d420c3d3a8d5ca80dcd9f265c64829 Reviewed-by: Sergio Ahumada <> Reviewed-by: Marc Mutz <> Reviewed-by: Frederik Gladhorn <> Reviewed-by: Thiago Macieira <>
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1 files changed, 4 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/.commit-template b/.commit-template
index 0aef528f..813ca689 100644
--- a/.commit-template
+++ b/.commit-template
@@ -4,10 +4,10 @@
# ==[ Details: Describe what changed and explain why it changed ]======|
-# ==[ Footers: Uncomment and edit where applicable ]===================|
# Change log entry (see below for instructions).
+# ==[ Footers: Uncomment and edit where applicable ]===================|
# One task per entry. Remember space after colon.
@@ -22,7 +22,8 @@
# Change log entry: If this commit adds a significant feature, fixes an
# issue or contains a behavior change that is relevant to others,
# add a change log entry. It can be multiple lines long and ends with an
-# empty newline.
+# empty newline. Try to integrate it into the flow of the commit message
+# to avoid redundancy.
# Use the module name to indicate the area of the change e.g. [QtCore].
# Optionally specify a class or subtopic [QtNetwork][QSslSocket].
# Other common tags are: [General], [Important Behavior Changes],