[aur-general] please add -depth 1 to makepkg git clone

William Giokas 1007380 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 5 22:05:50 EDT 2013

On Fri, Apr 05, 2013 at 06:47:55PM -0700, Tai-Lin Chu wrote:
> makepkg only needs the latest git snapshot
> there are only 2 cases that wont work:
> 1. revert git commit
> 2. count # of revisions
> > Won't work as you can't clone shallow repositories, which makepkg
> > needs to do to create the working copy for the build.

This is also true. makepkg clones a bare repository to the SRCDEST
directory. If this is a shallow bare repo, then clones cannot be made of
it which is what makepkg does.

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