[aur-general] svn tweak

Evangelos Foutras foutrelis at gmail.com
Sun Mar 20 12:55:20 EDT 2011

On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 6:18 PM, keenerd <keenerd at gmail.com> wrote:
> It seems accidentally commiting package binaries is an easy error
> among new TUs.  A simple way to keep this from happening:
> svn propset svn:ignore '*.pkg.*' .

That would not prevent source tarballs (say
foobar-software-1.2.3.tar.gz) from being added to the repo by 'svn add

So, let's just be careful when adding files and never use 'svn add *'. :)

> It does not occur often (only twice in the last year) but why not use
> the tools we have to their fullest.

If it's only happened twice in the period of one year, I'd say it's a non-issue.

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