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Who-T: On commit messages
About composing commits and writing commit log messages.
An opinion piece on what comprises a good commit message.
Any software project is a collaborative project. It has at least two developers, the original developer and the original developer a few weeks or months later when the train of thought has long left the station. This later self needs to reestablish the context of a particular piece of code each time a new bug occurs or a new feature needs to be implemented.
"In the last few weeks, I've had a surprising number of discussions about commit messages. Many of them were with developers new to a project, trying to get them started. So here's a list of things you should do when committing, and why you should do it."
An excellent list of best-practices for commit messages when using your favourite version control system.
good reasoning on howto, and hwo not to write commit messagesAmazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS)
Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS) is a web service that makes it easy to set up, operate, and send notifications from the cloud. It provides developers with a highly scalable, flexible, and cost-effective capability to publish messages from an application and immediately deliver them to subscribers or other applications. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers.
Amazon SNS is a shot across Twitter's bow: an event update API is a critical component in an Internet of Things >> http://j.mp/9cpSVb