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@ajmirsky ajmirsky/post-commit
Created Sep 27, 2011

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post-commit hook for tagging a release version
# place in .git/hooks/post-commit
import commands, re
print "checking for version change...",
status, output = commands.getstatusoutput('git diff HEAD HEAD^ -U0')
version_info = None
for d in output.split("\n"):
rg = re.compile("\+VERSION\s?\=\s?\((?P<major>[0-9]+)\s?\,\s?(?P<minor>[0-9]+)\s?\,\s?(?P<rev>[0-9]+)\s?\)")
m =
if m:
version_info = m.groupdict()
if version_info:
tag = "%s.%s.%s" % (version_info['major'], version_info['minor'], version_info['rev'])
status, output = commands.getstatusoutput('git tag -f %s' % tag)
if status:
raise Exception('tagging not successful: %s %s' % (output, status))
print "tagged revision: %s" % tag
print "none found."
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