Andy Parkins <> writes:

> On Wednesday 13 February 2013 14:56:25 Matthieu Moy wrote:
>> Michael Haggerty <> writes:
>> I think adding a short "dependencies" section in the README (or in an
>> INSTALL file) saying which Python version works could save new users the
>> trouble (I see the sheebang inside the scripts says python2 but since I
>> couldn't use my system's python and called
>> "path/to/python", this didn't help). Making the script
>> portable with python 2 and 3 would be awesome ;-).
> For my 2p worth, I don't like seeing hooks called like this.  Particular 
> those 
> that come as part of the standard installation.

What do you mean by "like this" ?

> I call mine by installing little scripts like this (on Debian):
>   #!/bin/sh
>   # stored as $GIT_WORK_DIR/.git/hooks/post-receive-email
>   exec /bin/sh /usr/share/git-core/contrib/hooks/post-receive-email

Yes, this is what I was doing (with path/to/python instead of /bin/sh,
and, or more precisely path/to/,
instead of post-receive-email).

Matthieu Moy
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