Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Git - Update your git repository after release
You need Git 1.5.4 or later to use these plugins. Some plugins require a more recent version of Git for certain features.
The most commonly used plugins are part of the @Git bundle. They are:
Before a release, check that the repo is in a clean state (you have committed your changes).
After a release, commit updated files.
After a release, tag the just-released version.
After a release, push the released code & tag to your public repo.
Commits the released files to a separate branch of your repo.
A replacement for Dist::Zilla's standard GatherDir plugin that gathers files based on whether they are tracked by Git (conflicts with @Basic because that includes GatherDir).
Can be used in a minting profile (http://dzil.org/tutorial/minting-profile.html) to initialize and configure your Git repo automatically when you do
Calculates the version number of your distribution from your Git tags using Version::Next.
You can look for information on this module at:
There is also a mailing list available for users of this distribution, at http://dzil.org/#mailing-list.
There is also an irc channel available for users of this distribution,
I am also usually active on irc,
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This software is copyright (c) 2009 by Jerome Quelin.
This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.