Subject: Re: [boost] date_time -> serialization (Was: spirtit -> serialization)
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-06-17 05:36:10
On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 1:26 PM, Julian Gonggrijp <j.gonggrijp_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Andrey Semashev wrote:
>> There is a way to associate it with the commit - if the cache is stored in the
>> superproject and generated when the superproject is updated to refer to the
>> new commit in the submodule. The updated metadata can be committed in the same
>> commit as the reference update.
> I think this might be the best idea. It would be reasonably simple to
> implement and it covers most cases. Only if maintainers want to do
> custom checkouts on somebody else's module they'll have to use the
> "blind" fallback, but I guess that's acceptable.
> Note that this would still require hooks, but only for the superproject
I'm not sure how the superproject is currently updated but I suspect
it might be through polling and not hooks. I hope someone more
informed can comment on this.
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