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Re: git tag for 2.29.1 release
On September 28, 2017 5:26:50 PM GMT+02:00, Nick Clifton <email@example.com> wrote:
>> It looks like the tag is wrong given that the patch resulting from
>> git diff binutils-2_29_1
>> doesn't apply ontop of the release tarball. It looks like
>> the tag should be at d1a6e7195b9bb0255fa77588985b969ad8aaacf5
>Is this because of the change to bfd/development.sh ?
No, there appear to be many more changes in the tarball vs. The tag. Just diff yourselves.
>I was told that that file should not be changed in the repository, only
>in the released sources. I am guessing however that you do not agree.
>I am not sure of the best way to proceed from here however. The
>development flag needs to remain set to false on the git branch but
>in the release tarballs. Is there any way to achieve this and not
>problems with later patching ?