[coreboot] [PATCH] flashrom: Make packagers happy

Peter Stuge peter at stuge.se
Thu May 28 06:34:13 CEST 2009

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
> >>> +	@echo -n $(SVNVERSION) >flashrom-$(VERSION)/.svnversion
> >>
> >> That's pretty ugly.
> >
> > It's the only way I saw to preserve the svn revision in the
> > tarball

We discussed this for the 0.9.0 release and you did the commits.

> > Any hints on how to fix this in a different way are appreciated.
> Can the patch be applied even though it is ugly?

That is a definite no.

When creating a tarball one simply changes SVNDEF in Makefile to a
string with the appropriate tarball version.

No tricks! And no ugly hidden files for no reason. KISS.


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