3976bffe81fe91280cbc507b76b156e332eaab49 — Sumner Evans 5 months ago 083dfb0
contributing: commit message format spec

Add specification for desired commit message format
1 files changed, 15 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

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# Contributing

Contributions are welcome! You can engane with the project in many ways:
Contributions are welcome! You can engage with the project in many ways:

* GitLab: [create an issue][glissues] or [submit a MR][glmr] on [GitLab][gl].
* Matrix: join our [Matrix chat][matrix].

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$ ./cicd/custom_style_check.py

### Commit Message Format

Commits should be reasonably self-contained, that is, each commit should make
sense in isolation. Amending and force pushing is encouraged to help maintain

Commit messages should be formatted as follows:

{component}: {short description}

{long description}

### Testing

This project uses `pytest` for testing. Tests can be added in the docstrings of