Commit 16e66cf1 authored by Mike Frysinger's avatar Mike Frysinger Committed by Wolfgang Denk

setlocalversion: add some more fallbacks for git describe

If working out of a custom git tree that lacks annotated tags, the
'git describe' operation spews "fatal: cannot describe" errors all
over the place.  So add some fallback code in case the best naming
was unable to locate something useful.
Signed-off-by: default avatarMike Frysinger <>
parent 07517e7f
......@@ -13,7 +13,8 @@ if head=`git rev-parse --verify HEAD 2>/dev/null`; then
# Do we have an untagged version?
if git name-rev --tags HEAD | \
grep -E '^HEAD[[:space:]]+(.*~[0-9]*|undefined)$' > /dev/null; then
git describe | awk -F- '{printf("-%05d-%s", $(NF-1),$(NF))}'
(git describe || git describe --tags || git describe --all --long) \
2>/dev/null | awk -F- '{printf("-%05d-%s", $(NF-1),$(NF))}'
# Are there uncommitted changes?
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