Re: [Rd] Add .git to SCM excludes for build and INSTALL scripts

From: Martin Maechler <>
Date: Tue 11 Jul 2006 - 08:41:55 GMT

Thank you Seth,

I've committed the changes
(BTW: for some reason your patch did not cleanly apply to


>>>>> "Seth" == Seth Falcon <>
>>>>> on Mon, 10 Jul 2006 12:02:32 -0700 writes:

    Seth> Git is a source code management system like CVS, svn, arch, and     Seth> others.

    Seth> It would be nice to add exclude support to R CMD build and INSTALL so     Seth> that the .git subdir of an R package is handled appropriately.

    Seth> Here is a possible patch:

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