[pytest-dev] GitHub Issues and Pull Requests templates

Florian Schulze florian.schulze at gmx.net
Thu Feb 18 07:57:01 EST 2016

On 18 Feb 2016, at 13:20, Bruno Oliveira wrote:

> For PR:
> * where to target the PR: master vs feature branch
> * make sure to include one or more tests
> * add yourself to AUTHORS
> * add a new CHANGELOG entry

CHANGELOG and AUTHORS entries easily cause merge conflicts. In a non 
public project we are currently experimenting with putting that info 
into the PR itself and the person merging the PR is responsible for 
updating it. With github this should even be possible through the web 
before merging, I just thought of that and haven't tried. So the author 
is still responsible for providing the info, but not directly in the 

Florian Schulze

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