[QGIS-Developer] documentation rules (was [qgis/QGIS-Enhancement-Proposals] Translation of .qgs project files (#90))

Paolo Cavallini cavallini at faunalia.it
Wed Jan 16 23:15:16 PST 2019

Hi all

On 16/01/19 23:42, Nyall Dawson wrote:

> So again, I'm +1 to the policy, but only if it's enforced
> automatically on Travis by an appropriate meta unit test.


> I think we could do this by some rules like:
> - if a commit message has [feature] or [needs-docs], then the body of
> the message must contain at least 200(?) characters OR contain a link
> to a PR on the documentation repo (detected via regex)
> - feature commits must also contain a link to an image/video/blogpost
> illustrating the feature (the test would just check to ensure that
> there's at least one http(s):// link in the commit body). We can add a
> specific [no-pic] tag for features which explicitly DON'T need a
> picture (e.g. API feature additions, server specific features which
> don't have any user-facing UI changes)
I'd prefer having all the material in the manual. external links can
break anytime, and after a while we'll end up with lots of dead links.

all the best.
Paolo Cavallini - www.faunalia.eu

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