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Re: meaning of "Automatic date update in version.in" commits
On 09/20/17 15:54, Matthias Klose wrote:
On 20.09.2017 21:26, Mikhail Terekhov wrote:
What if build scripts obtain date of last commit automatically i.e. something
~/tmp/gdb/binutils-gdb (master)>git log -1 --format=%cd --date=format:%Y%m%d
Then there is no need for additional commit.
no, you can't assume that git is available for builds.
Then you can't be sure that the date is correct.