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From: Eric Wong <>
To: Konstantin Ryabitsev <>
Subject: Re: RFE: default hooks for git repositories
Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2019 18:04:03 +0000
Message-ID: <20190401180403.o4zgowgyh3qq23iz@dcvr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190401154100.GA3701@chatter.qube.local>

Konstantin Ryabitsev <> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 18, 2019 at 11:11:52PM +0000, Eric Wong wrote:
> > Eric Wong <> wrote:
> > > Actually, is there a reason the git-native "init.templateDir"
> > > configuration variable isn't sufficient?
> > 
> > Ping?
> Sorry, Eric, I'm close to declaring email bankruptcy. :) I am okay with any
> solution that lets us add hooks. To explain why we need hooks in
> public-inbox repos, it's mostly for the ease of mirroring -- I want a
> post-update hook to update the grokmirror [1] manifest so that our mirroring
> script knows when there are updates and also when there are new archives or
> repository epochs added.
> So, I defer to you entirely when it comes to how to do it. :)

Yes, putting the hook in the init.templateDir should get you
what you want.  It would work the same for newly-created code
repositories, too.

> [1]

I should look into that for my own mirrors, even :)

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Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-03-06 17:03 Konstantin Ryabitsev
2019-03-07  2:42 ` Eric Wong
2019-03-08 23:01   ` Eric Wong
2019-03-18 23:11     ` Eric Wong
2019-04-01 15:41       ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2019-04-01 18:04         ` Eric Wong [this message]
2019-04-05 17:43           ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2019-04-05 20:07             ` Eric Wong
2019-04-06  4:52               ` Eric Wong
2019-04-15 18:29                 ` [PATCH] TODO: add an item for hooks support Eric Wong
2019-04-29  0:33                   ` update on grokmirror integration [was: [PATCH] TODO: add an item for hooks support] Eric Wong

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