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bug#36752: [PATCH 0/2] git-annex: Don't patch hook shebangs and update v

From: Marius Bakke
Subject: bug#36752: [PATCH 0/2] git-annex: Don't patch hook shebangs and update version
Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 20:22:04 +0200
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Kyle Meyer <address@hidden> writes:

> The git-annex definition patches the snippet that git-annex uses as the
> shebang when creating its Git hooks.  As discussed previously [1], this is
> problematic because the hooks refer to a bash that may later be garbage
> collected.
> However, a large number of the tests fail if we simply don't patch the shebang
> because the hooks of course can't find the unpatched "/bin/sh" in the build
> environment [2].  The first patch updates the definition to use a "patch,
> build, test, revert patch, re-build" sequence.  It's not pretty, but it
> certainly seems better than disabling the tests.  Please let me know if you
> have suggestions for a cleaner approach.
> The second patch updates git-annex to its latest version.
> [1]
> [2]
> Kyle Meyer (2):
>   gnu: git-annex: Don't patch shebang used in hooks.
>   gnu: git-annex: Update to 7.20190708.

Thank you for fixing the shebang bug, and for updating the package.

Applied both, thanks!

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