[Buildroot] [PATCH 1 of 2] manual: github commits should be specified in full

Thomas De Schampheleire patrickdepinguin at gmail.com
Sat Nov 2 12:11:57 UTC 2013


Signed-off-by: Thomas De Schampheleire <thomas.de.schampheleire at gmail.com>

---
 docs/manual/adding-packages-tips.txt |  5 ++---
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/manual/adding-packages-tips.txt b/docs/manual/adding-packages-tips.txt
--- a/docs/manual/adding-packages-tips.txt
+++ b/docs/manual/adding-packages-tips.txt
@@ -44,7 +44,7 @@ However, it is possible to download tarb
 on github.
 
 ------------------------
-FOO_VERSION = v1.0 # tag or (abbreviated) commit ID
+FOO_VERSION = v1.0 # tag or (full) commit ID
 FOO_SITE = http://github.com/<user>/<package>/tarball/$(FOO_VERSION)
 ------------------------
 
@@ -53,5 +53,4 @@ FOO_SITE = http://github.com/<user>/<pac
 - The tarball name generated by github matches the default one from
   Buildroot (e.g.: +foo-1234567.tar.gz+),
   so it is not necessary to specify it in the +.mk+ file.
-- When using a commit ID as version, usually the first 7 characters of
-  the SHA1 are enough.
+- When using a commit ID as version, you should use the full 40 hex characters.


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