Basic questions

Warren Togami wtogami at
Sun Mar 20 11:50:29 UTC 2005

Warren Togami wrote:
>>  Tags?
>>    It looks like there is no tagging of built versions in CVS.     If 
>> you wanted to reproduce the 0:0.0-2.20041231 build of    fontforge, 
>> how would you do it? The only tags I see in CVS
>>    are those from the import script.
>>    (In the internal Red Hat package CVS, the package maintainer tags,
>>    then the build system pulls off the tag)
> Eek!  I had assumed (wrongly) that Seth was either pulling tags, or 
> tagging stuff himself.  We should immediately change the procedure so 
> that Seth only pulls tags, so this forces all package maintainers to 
> explicitly tag what they want built and request that exact N-V-R.

Eek!  I just realized that Extras CVS Makefile seems to be completely 
missing the "make tag" target.  No wonder nothing is getting tagged.

Warren Togami
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