[Mageia-sysadm] Packages SVN
stormi at laposte.net
Wed Nov 3 10:08:48 CET 2010
Le mercredi 3 novembre 2010 03:48:09, Michael Scherer a écrit :
> One reason to keep history is that it contains the name of those who
> worked on the spec, and thus may be required as they have a part of the
> copyright on the spec files. And therefor, dropping this information may
> actually be illegal.
History also allows to see who modified what in the specs, which is useful if you need to ask for information to the right person. Also knowing when some modifications were made to the spec can help understanding them. I often use this when working on a package I don't know well and when some parts of the spec confuse me.
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