git hooks

Jussi Kivilinna jussi.kivilinna at
Tue Jan 6 13:51:59 CET 2015

On 05.01.2015 17:43, Werner Koch wrote:
> Hi!
> I just noticed that for Libgcrypt we do not install a commit-msg check
> script (via  GnuPG does this similar to GNU coreutils to
> limit the linelength to 72 characters and ensure that there is a subject
> line.
> I still consider it good style to have short lines in mails and on
> ttys.  For Jussi's benchmark results that might sometimes be too short
> but in these cases it is easy to temporary disable the script.

Getting benchmark results to fit 72 character lines should not be a

> Shall I add such a hook to

Please do, it helps maintain good style.


> Shalom-Salam,
>    Werner

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