cgit- Makefile should be updated

Lars Hjemli hjemli at
Tue Jan 3 17:37:22 CET 2012

On Mon, Dec 19, 2011 at 18:29, Džen <yvldwt at> wrote:
> On 11/12/2011 19:58, Konstantin Tcholokachvili wrote:
>> I wanted to install cgit on Backtrack Linux, during the process it turned
>> out that the GIT_URL variable in the Makefile isn't correct anymore, now
>> it should be GIT_URL =
>>$(GIT_VER).tar.gz and
>> thus to decompress it *tar -xjf* becomes *tar -xzf.*
> In my opinion,$(GIT_VER).tar.gz
> should be used instead, since it seems to be the official location.

The oldest download on googlecode seems to be (we currently
need 1.7.4), so for now I'll simply link to


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