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Improve your git commit messages today!

I finally caught up with the git commit message best practice. Linus’ rants about GitHub commit / pull request quality (example) helped a lot. He’s harsh but right - look at the kernel commit messages with git log. It’s awesome.

I also found an older post from tpope (catching up, like I said) that deals with best practice for commit messages.

If you’re like me, you use vim to write commit messages and there is a quick win to write better messages starting today! Just add +au FileType gitcommit set tw=72 to your .vimrc and you’re set! This will wrap lines at 72 characters when writing files of type gitcommit.

..continue reading..

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