git: 19f7fb2ec731 - stable/13 - git hooks: add "Fixes" trailer to commit message template

From: Ed Maste <>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2023 01:00:46 UTC
The branch stable/13 has been updated by emaste:


commit 19f7fb2ec7316d37478c0e2d5dd345f2879f4c3c
Author:     Ed Maste <>
AuthorDate: 2021-02-20 18:49:31 +0000
Commit:     Ed Maste <>
CommitDate: 2023-12-16 01:00:26 +0000

    git hooks: add "Fixes" trailer to commit message template
    A number of projects use "Fixes: <hash>" to identify a commit that is
    fixed by a given change.  Adopt that convention.
    Differential Revision:
    (cherry picked from commit aa8ae5fe17eb380b0f30f1641f17a0b3d83a68c3)
 tools/tools/git/hooks/prepare-commit-msg | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/tools/tools/git/hooks/prepare-commit-msg b/tools/tools/git/hooks/prepare-commit-msg
index 6a8db33649f0..9d85b205d968 100755
--- a/tools/tools/git/hooks/prepare-commit-msg
+++ b/tools/tools/git/hooks/prepare-commit-msg
@@ -48,6 +48,7 @@ $(awk '1;/^#$/{exit}' $1)
 # Tested by:	<If someone else tested the change.>
 # Approved by:	<If you needed approval for this commit.>
 # Obtained from:	<If the change is from a third party.>
+# Fixes:	<Short hash and title line of commit fixed by this change>
 # MFC after:	<N [day[s]|week[s]|month[s]].  Request a reminder email>
 # MFH:		<Ports tree branch name.  Request approval for merge.>
 # Relnotes:	<Set to 'yes' for mention in release notes.>