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# [<tag>] (If applied, this commit will...) <subject> (Max 72 char)
# |<---- Preferably using up to 50 chars --->|<------------------->|
# Example:
# [feat] Implement automated commit messages
# (Optional) Explain why this change is being made
# |<---- Try To Limit Each Line to a Maximum Of 72 Characters ---->|
# (Optional) Provide links or keys to any relevant tickets, articles or other resources
# Example: Github issue #23
# --- COMMIT END ---
# Tag can be
# feat (new feature)
# fix (bug fix)
# refactor (refactoring code)
# style (formatting, missing semi colons, etc; no code change)
# doc (changes to documentation)
# test (adding or refactoring tests; no production code change)
# version (version bump/new release; no production code change)
# jsrXXX (Patches related to the implementation of jsrXXX, where XXX the JSR number)
# jdkX (Patches related to supporting jdkX as the host VM, where X the JDK version)
# dbg (Changes in debugging code/frameworks; no production code change)
# license (Edits regarding licensing; no production code change)
# hack (Temporary fix to make things move forward; please avoid it)
# WIP (Work In Progress; for intermediate commits to keep patches reasonably sized)
# defaults (changes default options)
#
# Note: Multiple tags can be combined, e.g. [fix][jsr292] Fix issue X with methodhandles
# --------------------
# Remember to:
# * Capitalize the subject line
# * Use the imperative mood in the subject line
# * Do not end the subject line with a period
# * Separate subject from body with a blank line
# * Use the body to explain what and why vs. how
# * Can use multiple lines with "-" or "*" for bullet points in body
# --------------------
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