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Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz

Anthony Towns wrote:
> > 1) I don't really like the current behaviour when there are uncommitted
> > changes in the package directory. I would suggest as default behaviour
> > creating a commit containing these changes. This would eliminate the
> > need for people having to commit changes if they don't really care.
> > The most elegant solution would probably to create the commit, clone it
> > and then do a "git reset HEAD^" in the package directory. Don't know if
> > that is robust enough, though.
> Maybe you could do a "git branch dpkg-build.$UUID", commit in the branch,
> generate the .git.tgz, then drop the branch?

Ah, now I understand what Frank was getting at. Only problem I see with
a temp branch is the source package would be shipped using this funky
branch name.

see shy jo

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