Wrong commit ID when pushing annotated tag

The plugin works fine when pushing changes to branch or lightweight tag. However, when annotated is pushed the commit id passed to the external script does not match the tag's commit ID. As commit id is the only way to uniquely identify the pushed update in environment with multiple repos/branches, the execution of external script fails as based on passed commit ID it can not identify repo/tag.

3 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Accepted answer

Charles, yes this answers the question. Thank you for help.

Hi Robert,

Just to confirm you're talking about the "External Hooks" plugin? If you're writing your own script for that plugin you can use manual git commands to find that out.

Firstly you need to know if it's a tag or commit:

> git cat-file -t $to_ref

If that is 'tag' rather than 'commit' you need to find the referenced commit:

> git rev-parse $to_ref^{commit}

Does that help? Are we talking about the same thing?

Charles

Charles, yes this answers the question. Thank you for help.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Oct 31, 2018 in Marketplace Apps

Marketplace Spotlight: Zephyr

Hello Atlassian Community! Each month, we run a series of Spotlights to highlight Marketplace vendors and apps that our team thinks this Community would find valuable. In last month's Spotlig...

325 views 0 1
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you