[PD-dev] removing diffs from pd-cvs emails

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Fri Feb 6 00:54:54 CET 2009

On Jan 25, 2009, at 7:20 PM, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:

> On Jan 24, 2009, at 3:40 PM, Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
>> On Sat, 24 Jan 2009, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>>> On Jan 23, 2009, at 10:38 PM, Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
>>>> On Fri, 23 Jan 2009, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>>>>> Since the svnnotify script includes direct links to the changed  
>>>>> code, and more, would anyone object if the commit emails no  
>>>>> longer include the diff? I think I initially objected to this,  
>>>>> now I have seen the error of my ways. :D
>>>> So, what's the error of your ways?
>>> It was just a joke, I mean that I have come around to others' way  
>>> of thinking on this.
>> My question is: what are the reasons for not putting the diff  
>> inside of the email?
>> _ _ __ ___ _____ ________ _____________ _____________________ ...
>> | Mathieu Bouchard - tél:+1.514.383.3801, Montréal, Québec
> The emails get quite large, like 260k+ per email and they are not  
> very easy to navigate.  The web svn has a lot more info, so I think  
> that it is more useful to get to the web site as soon as possible to  
> get info.
> .hc

Ok, it seems there were no objections, so I change it so that the  
diffs are no longer included in the emails to pd-cvs.  Let me know if  
anyone wants it back, it is easy to change.



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