echangelog-- ChangeLog Generation
echangelog tool should be used to generate ChangeLog
entries. This tool uses the
variable, which should be set in the format "Your Name
<firstname.lastname@example.org>". The changelog message should be passed to
echangelog on the commandline, or otherwise
will open an editor for you to type your message.
echangelog should be called after any adds, removes or
updates have been made.
See echangelog-1 for details.
echangelogtool is considered deprecated as
repoman commit -m "[your message here]"will create a ChangeLog entry automatically when used for commits in the portage tree.