This GitHub app checks if a push or a pull request contains self-describing changelog. A log needs to be written in a changelog file.
A changelog file is automatically detected by its filename. If a filename looks like CHANGES or ChangeLog, no matter its case or file extension, it is treated as a changelog file.
Sometimes a commit or a pull request has only a trivial change. To skip
changelog check, add
[changelog skip] (or
[skip changelog]) to a commit
message. It does not necessarily have to be the first line.
In case of a pull request, a skip mark works for any commit in the pull request.
FYI the syntax follows the convention of
This app is distributed under AGPL 3 or later. See the source repository: