[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg-template.1: Clarify which file version-less markers use

Wieland Hoffmann themineo at gmail.com
Wed Jun 3 09:04:13 UTC 2015

The old text could be interpreted such that makepkg-template compares
the version numbers of the templates to find the most recent
one. Rephrase this to make it explicit that "$template_name.template" is
 doc/makepkg-template.1.txt | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/makepkg-template.1.txt b/doc/makepkg-template.1.txt
index 03b2a38..99637d4 100644
--- a/doc/makepkg-template.1.txt
+++ b/doc/makepkg-template.1.txt
@@ -47,8 +47,8 @@ and end markers and the template code on the first run.
 Template files should be stored in one directory and filenames should be
 "$template_name-$version.template" with a symlink "$template_name.template"
 pointing to the most recent template. If the version is not set in the marker,
-'makepkg-template' will automatically use the most recent version of the
-template, otherwise the specified version will be used.  This allows for easier
+'makepkg-template' will automatically use the target of "$template_name.template",
+otherwise the specified version will be used.  This allows for easier
 verification of untrusted PKGBUILDs if the template is trusted. You verify the
 non-template code and then use a command similar to this:

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