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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Andrew Ardill <andrew.ardill@gmail.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Using signed tag in pull requests
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 17:47:15 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <7vwr8pok7w.fsf@alter.siamese.dyndns.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAH5451nSMcJ50fu2qtMkw4zPpx-Kg-k-jqCcpryu+pkC8JX8rw@mail.gmail.com> (Andrew Ardill's message of "Wed, 18 Jan 2012 12:07:18 +1100")

Andrew Ardill <andrew.ardill@gmail.com> writes:

>> Starting from Git release v1.7.9, a contributor can add a signed tag to
>> the commit at the tip of the history and ask the integrator to pull that
>> signed tag. When the integrator runs `git pull`, the signed tag is
>> automatically verified to assure that the history is not tampered with.
>> In addition, the resulting merge commit records the content of the signed
>> tag, so that other people can verify that the branch merged by the
>> contributor was signed by the contributor, without fetching the signed tag
>
> I think you mean to say 'the branch merged by the integrator was signed
> by the contributor'.

Definitely. I'll update my local copy.

Thanks for spotting this.

  reply	other threads:[~2012-01-18  1:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-17 22:53 Junio C Hamano
2012-01-17 23:29 ` [PATCH] pulling signed tag: add howto document Junio C Hamano
2012-01-18 15:15   ` Marc Branchaud
2012-01-18 21:22     ` Junio C Hamano
2012-01-18 21:40       ` Marc Branchaud
2012-01-18 22:27         ` Junio C Hamano
2012-01-18 22:35           ` Marc Branchaud
2012-01-18  1:07 ` Using signed tag in pull requests Andrew Ardill
2012-01-18  1:47   ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2012-01-18  2:34     ` Andrew Ardill

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