[pacman-dev] Source Package Versioning

Johannes Löthberg johannes at kyriasis.com
Sun Sep 6 22:49:39 UTC 2015

On 06/09, David Manouchehri wrote:
>Regarding size, hopefully people aren't tracking binaries to begin 
>with. Compressed text files shouldn't be huge.
>What private information would be in .git/? Clearing the cache should
>prevent that if it's a concern.
>I agree that there's better ways to share Git projects, but I've never been
>in a situation where I wish I *didn't* have a package's version history.

Then just always use git bundles instead of source tarballs when you 
want them. It's silly for makepkg to reimplement features of your VCS 
for you.

  Johannes Löthberg
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