BUG Commit Message

David Disseldorp ddiss at suse.de
Fri Jul 12 05:22:03 MDT 2013

Hi Andreas,

Thanks for bringing up the topic...

On Fri, 12 Jul 2013 12:31:36 +0200
Andreas Schneider <asn at samba.org> wrote:

> Hello,
> could we try to use the same scheme in the commit message for fixing bugs?
> 	BUG XXXX: Short comment
> e.g.
> 	BUG 8997: Change libreplace GPL source to LGPL.
> 	BUG 9817: Fix 'map untrusted to domain' with NTLMv2.
> It would just make it easier to find patches for bugs in the git log and is 
> easily parse-able.
> Same for Coverity:
> 	CID XXXXXX: Fix resource leak in open_sockets().

I'm all for using a consistent bugzilla tag in bug fix commit messages,
but would prefer that the tag sits alongside (above) other Signed-off-by
/ Reviewed-by attributes, e.g:
bugzilla.samba.org: XXXX

Either way, I'm happy as long as we settle on something.

Cheers, David

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