[Olsr-dev] new development workflow

Bastian Bittorf (spam-protected)
Fri Jun 29 16:13:39 CEST 2012

> A tarball can be mirrored, downloaded with a variety of tools, it
> can
> be processed without specific client software and moved around
> easly.
> It usually carries a descriptive version number and is self
> contained.

hmm...so tar vs. git? git even runs on the routers,
it's blows a typical image with +50k.

> Instead when using git we rely on a single upstream repo (olsr.org
> has

it should work to have at least 2 git-repos with same content.

> sha1
> hashes which are far from obvious when looking at them and
> wondering
> whether they're newer or older than another given version.

can we use tags as description for the download?
ok...it the same work like with tarballs, you won 8-)

bye, bastian

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