daniel.atallah at gmail.com
Thu May 20 14:07:10 EDT 2010
On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 18:18, John Bailey <rekkanoryo at rekkanoryo.org> wrote:
> Currently Daniel is maintaining a ChangeLog.win32 file in the source tree that
> lists Windows-specific changes that he's made. These changes are rarely more
> than four or five bullet points. The only problem with doing things this way is
> that if I'm an idiot and forget (like I did for 2.7.0) to put those changes on
> the ChangeLog wiki page (http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/ChangeLog), then we
> have users missing out on information they really should see. To remedy this, I
> propose that we quit using ChangeLog.win32 and instead include a
> "Windows-Specific Changes" in our ChangeLog file.
> What benefit does this give us?
> * One less file to touch pre/post-release
> * One less file to copy entries from to the ChangeLog wiki page
> * Hopefully less confusion for Windows users
> Any objections to starting this with 2.7.1?
As I mentioned in the XMPP conference, I think this is a great idea.
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