[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] Update github hashes

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Thu Sep 21 21:23:46 UTC 2017

>>>>> "Arnout" == Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout at mind.be> writes:

 > On 20-09-17 19:52, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
 >> I'm not sure updating the hashes is the correct thing to do. Sources.b.o
 >> runs 'make source' from the 2017.02.x and master branches to keep it
 >> uptodate, and E.G. freerdp hasn't been updated since 2017.02, so it will
 >> break hard for 2017.02.x users if we change it.

 >  So perhaps a workaround would be to change the hashes to none instead? That way
 > sources.b.o will retain the original tarballs (since they still have the
 > "correct" hash).

 >  Not changing the hash gives the problem that the packages are downloaded twice:
 > once from github, failing hash, and then again from sources.b.o. For 2017.02.x
 > users that's unavoidable, but for master users we can fix it by changing the
 > hash to none.

 >  Of course, the hash file should then have a comment explaining that the hash
 > should be updated again when the package is bumped.

Yes, that or simply bumping the version on master (or wait for feedback
from github).

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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