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FS#67606 - [pacman] libmakepkg git script should support single branch clone

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by BrLi (brli) - Sunday, 16 August 2020, 17:08 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Sunday, 16 August 2020, 17:34 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



`git clone --single-branch --branch=$ref --depth 1` supports not only branch but also tag now, should this be the default behavior for makepkg to download source, which would decrease download size a lot.

Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any

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Closed by  Eli Schwartz (eschwartz)
Sunday, 16 August 2020, 17:34 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#34677   FS#36631   FS#37747   FS#39057   FS#40226   FS#52957   FS#58387 
Comment by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Sunday, 16 August 2020, 17:34 GMT