[ESS] bug: exclude version control stuff for stable versions

Kasper Daniel Hansen khansen at stat.berkeley.edu
Thu Aug 7 18:05:37 CEST 2008

This is what I see as well, both in the zip and the tgz file. Only  
hidden file is a.gitignore.

It would be nice however to fix the permissions on the directories  
inside doc, only OS X Leopard I get
dr-xr-xr-x  4 khansen  staff   136B Jul 24 06:05 html
dr-xr-xr-x  4 khansen  staff   136B Jul 24 06:05 info
dr-xr-xr-x  4 khansen  staff   136B Jul 24 06:05 refcard
In addition all the files in the doc directory is not writable by the  


On Aug 7, 2008, at 7:34 AM, Rodney Sparapani wrote:

> Patrick Drechsler wrote:
>> Hi,
>> trying to update to ess version 5.3.8 and including it in  
>> "mysitelisp"
>> worked fine.  Until I updated my version control repository..
>> REQUEST: PLEASE refrain from including .svn directories (or other VC
>> stuff such as .git, .hg, etc) in official RELEASES. The VC stuff is  
>> fine
>> in development.
>> Cheers,
>> Patrick
> Not sure what you are getting at.  There appears to be only one git
> turd (.gitignore) in the latest release.  Is that what upset your VCR?
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