Git Commits

Writing good commit messages for granual commmits helps project management and makes reviewing those changes easier. This document outlines what engineers should and must do.




These messages includes the Jira ID, as well as a concise description of what was done and where it can be found.

Jira Integration

Jira issues IDs are required because they allow Jira to link the issue back to the related commits in GitHub. This makes it easier to account for each change being made. Jira has additional integration options that allow commit messages to transition issues. You may use those if you like.

Further Reading