Articles tagged "dependency-management"

How GitHub's upgrade broke Bazel builds
Published on 2023-02-08
Last week, GitHub upgraded the version of Git they use to produce repository archives. Upgrading Git regularly is a generally good idea, but this change broke a huge number of Bazel projects. What happened? Most Bazel projects fetch at least some of their dependencies using http_archive rules in their WORKSPACE files like this:
Tagged: bazel dependency-management