I'm new to git and I used svn before.
I would like to know what are the best pratices when one generates an
executable to be able to retreive sources related to the executable.
With svn. It was automatic. I had a file, when updated, that get
automatically the svn-revision number and other tags. If I generated
an executable at any time I can always know from the executable how
the retreive the corresponding sources with a function to read the
file with tags.
Is there a way to do it automatically with git or have I to generate a
tag in git and than write it in file file that will be included in the
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