Commit messages follow the Go project style:
the first line is prefixed with the package and a short summary. The rest of the message provides context
for the change and what it does. See
Fixes gio#nnn or
Updates gio#nnn if the change fixes or updates an existing
Contributors must agree to the developer certificate of origin,
to ensure their work is compatible with the MIT and the UNLICENSE. Sign your commits with Signed-off-by
statements to show your agreement. The
git commit --signoff (or
-s) command signs a commit with
your name and email address.
If you have a sourcehut account, you can also email a patch in a browser from the front page of your forked version of the Gio repository.
git send-email setup
git send-email configured, you can clone the project and set it up for submitting your changes:
$ git clone https://git.sr.ht/~eliasnaur/gio $ cd gio $ git config sendemail.to '~firstname.lastname@example.org' $ git config sendemail.annotate yes
Configure your name and email address if you have not done so already:
$ git config --global user.email "email@example.com" $ git config --global user.name "Your Name"
Whenever you want to submit your work for review, use
git send-email with the base revision of your
changes. For example, to submit the most recent commit use
$ git send-email HEAD^