[pacman-dev] The great VCS packages overhaul of 2015

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue Mar 13 12:24:29 EDT 2012

On 14/03/12 02:12, Thomas Bächler wrote:
> Am 13.03.2012 13:15, schrieb Allan McRae:
>> <url>#branch=maint
>> <url>#tag=v4.0.1
>> <url>#commit=f42ad345
>> This gives full clarity to what is being specified an allows for
>> potential cases where branches and tags have the same name and we could
>> provide multiple options, semicolon separated, if needed (obviously not
>> for git, but maybe for another VSC system).
> Actually, this seems saner than everything I proposed. I ACK it in
> principle.
> One question: Why do you distinguish between tag and commit?

Clarity only.  There is obviously no actual difference in how these
would be handled.


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