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Re: Review required for whitespace changes?
On Wed, Jul 23, 2003 at 01:17:27PM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
>On Wed, 2003-07-23 at 12:19, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>Yeah, but you snipped the part of my mail where I quoted the FSF
>>ChangeLog standard. It implied that the "why" isn't necessary. In
>>fact, it indicates that you shouldn't be putting the "why" of any
>>change in the ChangeLog. You should just be describing what changed.
>I didn't mean to alter the meaning of what you said - sorry.
>>I don't personally like this policy but that's what the FSF says.
>Uh yeah. Well, its another FSF coding policy I disagree with..
>Fortunately setup isn't a GNU project.
But, the URL you posted said:
"ChangeLog as per GNU standards."
However, it really doesn't matter. I guess I'm just stuck in pedantic
mode from arguing copyright issues in mingw-dvlpr. I do love doing that
Anyway, I say that Cygwin follows GNU standards, too, but my ChangeLog
entries have been known to contain a little exposition from time to
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