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5 useful tips for a better commit message

April 26, 2013 calebjthompson git git commit commit message guide 5 useful tips for a better commit message You’re already writing decent commit messages. Let’s see if we can level you up to awesome. Other developers, especially you-in-two-weeks and you-from-next-year, will thank you for your forethought and verbosity when they run git blame to see why that conditional is there. The first line should always be 50 characters or less and that it should be followed by a blank line. Vim ships with syntax, indent, and filetype plugins for Git commits which can help here. Add this line to your .vimrc to add spell checking and automatic wrapping at the recommended 72 columns to you commit messages. autocmd Filetype gitcommit setlocal spell textwidth=72 Never use the -m <msg> / --message=<msg> flag to git commit . It gives you a poor mindset right off the bat as you will feel that...

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