Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Git::Commit - Commit dirty files
In your dist.ini:
[Git::Commit] changelog = Changes ; this is the default
Once the release is done, this plugin will record this fact in git by committing changelog and dist.ini. The commit message will be taken from the changelog for this release. It will include lines between the current version and timestamp and the next non-indented line, except that blank lines at the beginning or end are removed.
Warning: If you are using Git::Commit in conjunction with the NextRelease plugin,
[NextRelease] must come before
[@Git]) in your dist.ini or plugin bundle. Otherwise, Git::Commit will commit the Changes file before NextRelease has updated it.
The plugin accepts the following options:
Note: The files have to be generated between the phases BeforeRelease <-> AfterRelease, and after Git::Check + before Git::Commit.
v%v%n%n%c, meaning the version number and the list of changes. The formatting codes are documented under Dist::Zilla::Role::Git::StringFormatter.
%d. Can be any time zone name accepted by DateTime. Defaults to
This method returns the commit message. The default implementation reads the Changes file to get the list of changes in the just-released version.
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This software is copyright (c) 2009 by Jerome Quelin.
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