On Thu, 15 Sep 2016, Anselm R Garbe <garb...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Let's call the tool metasrc, it consists of a metafile that contains the
> # comment
> This has also the advantage, that in theory one could also deal with
> other source control systems, if some repo is not available as git but
> instead as hg or even just a tarball.
Gets interesting from here. The metafile format would have to specify
how to interpret the "*-url[#...]" part and invoke the correct helper
tool. Something like:
Next, how do we handle extracting tarballs? In:
Assuming zxcv.tgz has contents:
How does this get extracted? Like this?
Or like this?
What if the "zxcv" in "vendor/zxcv" doesn't match the "zxcv" in