Let's get straight what you were actually commenting on here, since you were turning it into
something it wasn't.
"And please, do not say "obfuscate" when speaking about commit logs,
it's more like "summarize", even if extreme summarization may lead to
So the PaX team gave an example, where the commit subject was "isdn: avoid copying overly-long
strings". I agree with them that this isn't a summary but rather a strained attempt at
obfuscating the issue. Nothing would have been wrong with just copying the description from
the bugzilla entry, it wouldn't have required the invention of clever new phrases, and
wouldn't have required that people click on a bugzilla entry to figure out what was actually
Please read and comprehend before posting.