[Python-Dev] Commit changelog: issue number and merges
tjreedy at udel.edu
Tue May 10 01:03:24 CEST 2011
On 5/9/2011 1:54 PM, R. David Murray wrote:
> If I do 'hg log' and search for a revno (that I got from hg annotate),
> the commit message describing the change is not attached to that revno,
> nor as far as I know is there a tool that makes it easy to get from that
> revno to the explanatory commit message. That's what Victor and I are
> talking about. Is there a tool that fixes this problem? (svnmerge did a
> nice job of that from the automate-the-message-generation end of things).
TortoiseSvn, and I presume TortoiseHg also, has a 'recent messages' box
that makes is trivial to reuse a message. I used it with svn and will
make sure to use it, if it exists, when I get started with hg.
Terry Jan Reedy
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