Re: [Request for Documentation] Differentiate signed (commits/tags/pushes)
- Date: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:16:10 +0100
- From: Matthieu Moy <Matthieu.Moy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Request for Documentation] Differentiate signed (commits/tags/pushes)
Stefan Beller <sbeller@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> What is the difference between signed commits and tags?
> (Not from a technical perspective, but for the end user)
In addition to what the others already said:
If you use GitHub, then in the web interface you get a "Verified" stamp
for each signed commits:
It's not a Git feature but a GitHub one, but given the popularity of
GitHub, this probably led some users to believe that signed commits are
more convenient than signed tags.