Re: bug in configure?
- From: Pavel Roskin <proski gnu org>
- To: Marco Ciampa <ciampix libero it>
- Cc: mc-devel gnome org
- Subject: Re: bug in configure?
- Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2002 14:39:56 -0500 (EST)
> > I see that you have committed some fixed to lib/Makefile.am. I have two
> > problems with it. If the change is not trivial, please describe it in the
> > ChangeLog.
> Since I'm a newbie, I've never touched the Changelog (is it a simple
> text file or it has a special format?)
> Sorry for my ignorance...
ChangeLog is just a text file (i.e. there is no program that uses or
generates it), but it has a format described in the GNU Coding Standards
(run "info standards" to read the description).
> > I may reconsider this practice if it gives a bad example to other
> > developers.
> I've done it without looking at you. Bad practices are very common...
Good to know :-)
> > I did check the scripts, so it was working for me already.
> You are right, they were correct. I've reset the changes by myself...
Great! Thank you!
> > Feel free to apply those changes if maint/doctest creates empty output
> > files (I really should improve it)
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