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authorGravatar Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998@free.fr>2014-11-11 19:33:56 +0100
committerGravatar Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>2014-11-11 21:49:37 +0100
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docs/manual: cleanup github helper docs
Explicitly state that the github helper should not be used when there is a release tarball. Properly render the list by separating it from the previous paragraph. [Peter: fix typo as pointed out by Maxime] Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr> Cc: Maxime Hadjinlian <maxime.hadjinlian@gmail.com> Acked-by: Samuel Martin <s.martin49@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>
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@@ -61,10 +61,11 @@ may be slightly different (e.g. it contains a configure script so we don't
need to do AUTORECONF).
You can see on the release page if it's an uploaded tarball or a git tag:
+
- If there is a green download button, like
https://github.com/zedshaw/mongrel2/releases/tag/v1.9.1[mongrel2], then it
was uploaded by the maintainer and you should use the link of that button to
- specify +FOO_SITE+.
+ specify +FOO_SITE+, and not use the 'github' helper.
- If there is grey download button, like
https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/releases/tag/13.2-Gotham[xbmc], then it's an
automatically generated tarball and you should use the 'github' helper