[TYPO3-core] Git tag format changed?

Brodala, Mathias mbrodala at pagemachine.de
Mon Apr 7 11:40:14 CEST 2014


On 07.04.14 08:46, Hummel, Helmut wrote:
> On 07.04.14 08:46, Brodala, Mathias wrote:
> > I just saw that TYPO3 CMS version 6.2.0 got a literal "6.2.0" tag in 
> > addition to the usual "TYPO3_6-2-0" tag. Will this be the new format 
> > for Git tags in the CMS repository from now on?
> This format is required for composer/packagist to find the accordant version, that is why we introduced it for 6.2 and will continue to use it in the future.

Already thought so and I welcome the new, shorter format. :-)

> As far as I know there are no plans to discontinue the other tag format, at least not for the 6.2 branch, but you might be on the safer side to use the new format for 6.2.0 and starting from now.

Does this also mean the branch for 6.2 will be named "6.2.x" or "6.2"?

> There will be an official announcement, once the work for completely supporting composer installations is finished.

I'll wait for that one then. Let us know if/when the old tag format is planned to be dropped.

Best regards,

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