[GRASS-dev] g.extension: still fetching from SVN?

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Mon Aug 5 13:38:40 PDT 2019

On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 10:26 PM Martin Landa <landa.martin at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> po 5. 8. 2019 v 22:22 odesílatel Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org> napsal:
> > https://trac.osgeo.org/grass/milestone/7.6.2
> > -> 5th Aug 2019 was planned :-)
> yes, there is one blocker issue which should be solved before any
> release. How to deal with svn keyword propagation in the code ($DATE$,
> $REVISION$, ...). There is no straightforward replacement for git to
> my knowledge. Any suggestion very welcome!

The closest suggestion (for $Date$) I found was this

but overall it is everywhere discouraged as svn != git.

The only tag I really like is the date, at the bottom of the manual
pages. Would be great to keep the last-edited timestamps.


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