Doing away with changelogs

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Apr 17 16:38:06 EDT 2006

Jeffrey Hutzelman <jhutz at> writes:

> However, I also think that it would be a big win for source distributions 
> to include a copy of a ChangeLog file which is generated automatically 
> based on the subversion logs.  Such a file would collect all the 
> information in one place, and increase its accessibility to people 
> separated from the svn server in time and/or space.

I can certainly provide simple Makefile glue that would build a
ChangeLog from the svn log, if that's something that would make this
easier for you.

> -- Jeff


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