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diff --git a/posts/git_signed_releases.md b/posts/git_signed_releases.md
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--- a/posts/git_signed_releases.md
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@@ -1,6 +1,7 @@
---
title: Creating Signed Releases of your Git Projects
published: 2018-06-08
+modified: 2018-06-09
---
This post describes how to create a PGP signed software release from your Git
@@ -29,7 +30,7 @@ Now, with that out of the way, you can put the following POSIX shell script in
echo Version: "${PROJECT_VERSION}"
fi
- git archive "${PROJECT_VERSION}" -o "${PROJECT_NAME}-${PROJECT_VERSION}.tar.xz"
+ git archive --prefix "${PROJECT_NAME}-${PROJECT_VERSION}/" "${PROJECT_VERSION}" -o "${PROJECT_NAME}-${PROJECT_VERSION}.tar.xz"
gpg2 --armor --detach-sign "${PROJECT_NAME}-${PROJECT_VERSION}.tar.xz"
### Creating a Release
@@ -60,3 +61,7 @@ You can verify the signature:
gpg: Good signature from "Fran├žois Kooman <fkooman@tuxed.net>" [ultimate]
Easy peasy ;-)
+
+**UPDATE** (2018-06-09): the `git archive` command got a `--prefix` now as to
+put the contents in a directory containing the name and version of the
+software.