No .tar.gz downloading, only .zip!

Kaz Kylheku kaz at
Fri Oct 28 22:58:37 CEST 2011

Never mind,

I went into the code and figured it out.

Commenting out "repo.snapshots=..." rather than fiddling with its value
did the trick.

On Fri, 28 Oct 2011 13:26:31 -0700, Kaz Kylheku <kaz at>
> Hi CGIT guys,
> I set up a repo which is working fine, but only .zip downloading is
> supported.
> If my "snapshots=" line does not include "zip", then archives are not
> offered at all under Downloads, only links to commits.
> If "snapshots=" includes .tar.gz and .tar.bz2 in addition to "zip",
> they appear to be ignored.
> Is this in issue with how it was built? Or is the git version too old
> on the server?
> It has no configure script to detect libraries and such.
> This is on a Debian 5.0.5 box with git
> I built cgit from the tip of the "stable" branch, fetched less than
> 24 hours ago.
> Thanks for any insight.

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