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Learning Exercise

Exercise 1

Write a summary line for each of the following scenarios:

Share your favorite to our IRC channel.

Exercise 2

Write a commit message body to expand on each of the following summary lines. Feel free to make up details to make the context more realistic. Share your favorite in IRC.

Exercise 3

Write a commit message for the bug you created during our earlier exercise. Include a summary line, body, and the required exernal references along with any optional external references you think it may benefit from.

Share the commit message with one or two people at your table. Give them feedback on their commit messages.