[Python-Dev] patch metadata - to use or not to use?

Petri Lehtinen petri at digip.org
Sat Nov 19 20:41:13 CET 2011

Nick Coghlan wrote:
> Generally speaking, it's more useful for the checkin metadata to
> reflect who actually did the checkin, since that's the most useful
> information for the tracker and buildbot integration.

At least in git, the commit metadata contains both author and
committer (at least if they differ). Maybe mercurial has this too?

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