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From: Andrew Ardill <>
To: Junio C Hamano <>
Subject: Re: Using signed tag in pull requests
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 13:34:14 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 18 January 2012 12:47, Junio C Hamano <> wrote:
> Andrew Ardill <> 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.

No worries. That's the whole point right? :D

      reply	other threads:[~2012-01-18  2:34 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
2012-01-18  2:34     ` Andrew Ardill [this message]

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