INN Git tag format changed

Russ Allbery eagle at
Fri Sep 17 22:30:47 UTC 2021

Julien ÉLIE <julien at> writes:

> Seems like the two tags now exist in my local repository.

> % git show 2.6.4
> commit 2f516bb12842591d3dbbc949bf97d349805fcdac (tag: release/2.6.4, tag:
> 2.6.4)

> I bet I need to reclone it.

Yes, or manually delete the old tags.  Git doesn't have a mechanism to
push tag deletion down to checkouts.

> Incidentally, I've tried to play with release notes associated to tags in
> GitHub.  Here is a suggestion of writing for 2.6.3 and 2.6.4:

> I thought the date of the release, a link to the GitHub diff, and 2
> sections (Bug Fixes, New Features) would be good.  For major releases, 
> an additional section for Breaking Changes, if any, would be added.

> Any comments or things you would prefer?  (before I go on with older
> releases)

This looks great!  Thank you for doing that!

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