git question - how do I get the sources that have been tagged?

Michel Dänzer michel at
Mon Dec 4 03:44:36 PST 2006

On Mon, 2006-12-04 at 11:36 +0000, Barry Scott wrote:
> I'm after all the source of the drm 2.3.0 release.
> How do I use git to get all the source that drm-2.3.0 tags?
> I need the kernel drivers as well as the user land code
> so the tarball is no use to me.
> All the git docs tell me how to create a tag, but I have not
> found a single use show how to get a tree of files that correspond
> to a tag.


git-checkout -b <name of local branch to be created> drm-2.3.0

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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