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authorAndrew Ruder <andy@aeruder.net>2007-04-16 05:35:25 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>2007-04-16 06:17:55 (GMT)
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Add policy on user-interface changes
Documentation/SubmittingPatches: Add note that all user interface changes should include associated documentation updates. Signed-off-by: Andrew Ruder <andy@aeruder.net> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
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@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@ Checklist (and a short version for the impatient):
- provide additional information (which is unsuitable for
the commit message) between the "---" and the diffstat
- send the patch to the list _and_ the maintainer
+ - if you change, add, or remove a command line option or
+ make some other user interface change, the associated
+ documentation should be updated as well.
Long version: