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authorJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2023-02-03 00:56:09 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2023-02-03 00:56:09 (GMT)
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What's cooking (2023/02 #01)todo
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@@ -1,10 +1,10 @@
To: git@vger.kernel.org
-Subject: What's cooking in git.git (Jan 2023, #07; Mon, 30)
+Subject: What's cooking in git.git (Feb 2023, #01; Thu, 2)
X-master-at: 2fc9e9ca3c7505bc60069f11e7ef09b1aeeee473
-X-next-at: b5b5020ace4838582d9c7d79847f668b65391eb7
+X-next-at: 98d13ac3e7da4ec0524fa5d9aa17447fe57bbb77
Bcc: lwn@lwn.net, gitster@pobox.com
-What's cooking in git.git (Jan 2023, #08; Mon, 30)
+What's cooking in git.git (Feb 2023, #01; Thu, 2)
--------------------------------------------------
Here are the topics that have been cooking in my tree. Commits
@@ -43,162 +43,95 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/
--------------------------------------------------
-[Graduated to 'master']
-
-* ab/cache-api-cleanup-users (2023-01-17) 3 commits
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-18 at c5a4374652)
- + treewide: always have a valid "index_state.repo" member
- + Merge branch 'ds/omit-trailing-hash-in-index' into ab/cache-api-cleanup-users
- + Merge branch 'ab/cache-api-cleanup' into ab/cache-api-cleanup-users
-
- Updates the users of the cache API.
- cf. <db312853-81a1-542b-db96-d816c463516c@github.com>
- source: <patch-1.1-b4998652822-20230117T135234Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-
-
-* ar/markup-em-dash (2023-01-23) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-24 at 0367e3035f)
- + Documentation: render dash correctly
-
- Doc mark-up updates.
- source: <20230123090114.429844-1-rybak.a.v@gmail.com>
-
-
-* cb/grep-pcre-ucp (2023-01-18) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-19 at 2c7e531839)
- + grep: correctly identify utf-8 characters with \{b,w} in -P
-
- "grep -P" learned to use Unicode Character Property to grok
- character classes when processing \b and \w etc.
- cf. <xmqqzgaf2zpt.fsf@gitster.g>
- source: <20230108155217.2817-1-carenas@gmail.com>
-
-
-* cw/fetch-remote-group-with-duplication (2023-01-19) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-20 at 7f00e43209)
- + fetch: fix duplicate remote parallel fetch bug
-
- "git fetch <group>", when "<group>" of remotes lists the same
- remote twice, unnecessarily failed when parallel fetching was
- enabled, which has been corrected.
- source: <20230119220538.1522464-1-calvinwan@google.com>
-
-
-* jc/doc-branch-update-checked-out-branch (2023-01-18) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-19 at 970900a232)
- + branch: document `-f` and linked worktree behaviour
-
- Document that "branch -f <branch>" disables only the safety to
- avoid recreating an existing branch.
- source: <xmqqa62f2dj1.fsf_-_@gitster.g>
-
-
-* jc/doc-checkout-b (2023-01-19) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-23 at 95340e1941)
- + checkout: document -b/-B to highlight the differences from "git branch"
-
- Clarify how "checkout -b/-B" and "git branch [-f]" are similar but
- different in the documentation.
- source: <xmqqtu0m1m9i.fsf@gitster.g>
+[New Topics]
+* ab/imap-send-requires-curl (2023-02-02) 6 commits
+ - imap-send: correctly report "host" when using "tunnel"
+ - imap-send: remove old --no-curl codepath
+ - imap-send: make --curl no-optional
+ - imap-send: replace auto-probe libcurl with hard dependency
+ - imap-send doc: the imap.sslVerify is used with imap.tunnel
+ - imap-send: note "auth_method", not "host" on auth method failure
-* jk/hash-object-fsck (2023-01-19) 7 commits
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-23 at 985e87fc34)
- + fsck: do not assume NUL-termination of buffers
- + hash-object: use fsck for object checks
- + fsck: provide a function to fsck buffer without object struct
- + t: use hash-object --literally when created malformed objects
- + t7030: stop using invalid tag name
- + t1006: stop using 0-padded timestamps
- + t1007: modernize malformed object tests
+ Give a hard dependency on cURL library to build "git imap-send",
+ and remove the code to interact with IMAP server without using cURL.
- "git hash-object" now checks that the resulting object is well
- formed with the same code as "git fsck".
- source: <Y8hX+pIZUKXsyYj5@coredump.intra.peff.net>
- source: <Y8ifa7hyqxSbL92U@coredump.intra.peff.net>
+ Comments?
+ source: <cover-v2-0.6-00000000000-20230202T093706Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-* jk/hash-object-literally-fd-leak (2023-01-19) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-19 at fff9b60a36)
- + hash-object: fix descriptor leak with --literally
+* gc/index-format-doc (2023-02-01) 1 commit
+ - docs: document zero bits in index "mode"
- Leakfix.
- source: <Y8ijpJqtkDTi792i@coredump.intra.peff.net>
+ Doc update.
+ Will merge to 'next'.
+ source: <20230201024041.29401-1-chooglen@google.com>
-* km/send-email-with-v-reroll-count (2022-11-27) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-19 at 9b3543471c)
- + send-email: relay '-v N' to format-patch
- "git send-email -v 3" used to be expanded to "git send-email
- --validate 3" when the user meant to pass them down to
- "format-patch", which has been corrected.
- source: <87edtp5uws.fsf@kyleam.com>
+* jk/httpd-test-updates (2023-02-01) 4 commits
+ - t/lib-httpd: increase ssl key size to 2048 bits
+ - t/lib-httpd: drop SSLMutex config
+ - t/lib-httpd: bump required apache version to 2.4
+ - t/lib-httpd: bump required apache version to 2.2
+ Test update.
-* pb/branch-advice-recurse-submodules (2023-01-18) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-19 at 13747fc72d)
- + branch: improve advice when --recurse-submodules fails
+ Will merge to 'next'.
+ source: <Y9pOmR5fOfCHwYpF@coredump.intra.peff.net>
- Improve advice message given when "git branch --recurse-submodules"
- fails.
- source: <pull.1464.git.1673890908453.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+* rd/doc-default-date-format (2023-02-01) 1 commit
+ - rev-list: clarify git-log default date format
-* po/pretty-format-columns-doc (2023-01-19) 5 commits
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-23 at d41cb5f527)
- + doc: pretty-formats note wide char limitations, and add tests
- + doc: pretty-formats describe use of ellipsis in truncation
- + doc: pretty-formats document negative column alignments
- + doc: pretty-formats: delineate `%<|(` parameter values
- + doc: pretty-formats: separate parameters from placeholders
+ Update --date=default documentation.
+ source: <20230201155712.86577-1-rafael@dulfer.be>
- Clarify column-padding operators in the pretty format string.
- source: <20230119181827.1319-1-philipoakley@iee.email>
+* ew/free-island-marks (2023-02-02) 1 commit
+ - delta-islands: free island_marks and bitmaps
-* sa/cat-file-mailmap--batch-check (2023-01-18) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-18 at 25ecb1dd3a)
- + git-cat-file.txt: fix list continuations rendering literally
+ "git pack-objects" learned to release delta-island bitmap data when
+ it is done using it, saving peak heap memory usage.
- Docfix.
- source: <20230118082749.1252459-1-martin.agren@gmail.com>
+ Will merge to 'next'.
+ source: <20230202094217.M955476@dcvr>
-* tb/t0003-invoke-dd-more-portably (2023-01-22) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-23 at 917aa24a27)
- + t0003: call dd with portable blocksize
+* hj/remove-msys-support (2023-02-02) 2 commits
+ - mingw: remove msysGit/MSYS1 support
+ - mingw: remove duplicate `USE_NED_ALLOCATOR` directive
- Test portability fix.
- source: <20230122062839.14542-1-tboegi@web.de>
+ Remove support for MSys, which now lags way behind MSys2.
+ Will merge to 'next'.
+ source: <pull.1433.v2.git.1675309898.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
---------------------------------------------------
-[New Topics]
-* ds/scalar-ignore-cron-error (2023-01-27) 3 commits
- - scalar: only warn when background maintenance fails
- - t921*: test scalar behavior starting maintenance
- - t: allow 'scalar' in test_must_fail
+* sk/winansi-createthread-fix (2023-02-01) 1 commit
+ - compat/winansi: check for errors of CreateThread() correctly
- Allow "scalar" to warn but continue when its periodic maintenance
- feature cannot be enabled.
+ Fix use of CreateThread() API call made early in the windows
+ start-up code.
Will merge to 'next'.
- source: <pull.1473.git.1674849963.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+ source: <pull.1445.v4.git.git.1675290034144.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+--------------------------------------------------
+[Stalled]
-* mh/doc-credential-cache-only-in-core (2023-01-29) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-30 at 021b5227af)
- + Documentation: clarify that cache forgets credentials if the system restarts
+* rj/branch-unborn-in-other-worktrees (2023-01-19) 3 commits
+ - branch: rename orphan branches in any worktree
+ - branch: description for orphan branch errors
+ - avoid unnecessary worktrees traversing
- Documentation clarification.
+ Error messages given when working on an unborn branch that is
+ checked out in another worktree have been improvved.
- Will merge to 'master'.
- source: <pull.1447.v3.git.1674936815117.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+ Expecting a reroll.
+ cf. <527f7315-be7b-7ec0-04fc-d07da7d4fefa@gmail.com>
+ source: <34a58449-4f2e-66ef-ea01-119186aebd23@gmail.com>
---------------------------------------------------
-[Stalled]
* ja/worktree-orphan (2023-01-13) 4 commits
- worktree add: add hint to direct users towards --orphan
@@ -281,23 +214,6 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
source: <cover-0.4-00000000000-20221118T113442Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-* ab/config-multi-and-nonbool (2022-11-27) 9 commits
- - for-each-repo: with bad config, don't conflate <path> and <cmd>
- - config API: add "string" version of *_value_multi(), fix segfaults
- - config API users: test for *_get_value_multi() segfaults
- - for-each-repo: error on bad --config
- - config API: have *_multi() return an "int" and take a "dest"
- - versioncmp.c: refactor config reading next commit
- - config tests: add "NULL" tests for *_get_value_multi()
- - config tests: cover blind spots in git_die_config() tests
- - for-each-repo tests: test bad --config keys
-
- Assorted config API updates.
-
- Expecting a reroll.
- source: <cover-v3-0.9-00000000000-20221125T093158Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-
-
* ed/fsmonitor-inotify (2022-12-13) 6 commits
- fsmonitor: update doc for Linux
- fsmonitor: test updates
@@ -346,6 +262,45 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
--------------------------------------------------
[Cooking]
+* ab/config-multi-and-nonbool (2023-02-02) 9 commits
+ - for-each-repo: with bad config, don't conflate <path> and <cmd>
+ - config API: add "string" version of *_value_multi(), fix segfaults
+ - config API users: test for *_get_value_multi() segfaults
+ - for-each-repo: error on bad --config
+ - config API: have *_multi() return an "int" and take a "dest"
+ - versioncmp.c: refactor config reading next commit
+ - config API: add and use a "git_config_get()" family of functions
+ - config tests: add "NULL" tests for *_get_value_multi()
+ - config tests: cover blind spots in git_die_config() tests
+
+ Assorted config API updates.
+
+ source: <cover-v4-0.9-00000000000-20230202T131155Z-avarab@gmail.com>
+
+
+* ds/scalar-ignore-cron-error (2023-01-27) 3 commits
+ (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-31 at 98d13ac3e7)
+ + scalar: only warn when background maintenance fails
+ + t921*: test scalar behavior starting maintenance
+ + t: allow 'scalar' in test_must_fail
+
+ Allow "scalar" to warn but continue when its periodic maintenance
+ feature cannot be enabled.
+
+ Will merge to 'master'.
+ source: <pull.1473.git.1674849963.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+
+
+* mh/doc-credential-cache-only-in-core (2023-01-29) 1 commit
+ (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-30 at 021b5227af)
+ + Documentation: clarify that cache forgets credentials if the system restarts
+
+ Documentation clarification.
+
+ Will merge to 'master'.
+ source: <pull.1447.v3.git.1674936815117.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+
+
* ab/hook-api-with-stdin (2023-01-23) 5 commits
- hook: support a --to-stdin=<path> option for testing
- sequencer: use the new hook API for the simpler "post-rewrite" call
@@ -403,17 +358,15 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
source: <20230125234725.3918563-1-gwymor@tilde.club>
-* cb/grep-fallback-failing-jit (2023-01-30) 2 commits
- - SQUASH???
+* cb/grep-fallback-failing-jit (2023-01-31) 1 commit
- grep: fall back to interpreter if JIT memory allocation fails
In an environment where dynamically generated code is prohibited to
run (e.g. SELinux), failure to JIT pcre patterns is expected. Fall
back to interpreted execution in such a case.
- Expecting a (hopefully final minor) reroll.
- cf. <xmqqlelj3hvk.fsf@gitster.g>
- source: <20230127154952.485913-1-minipli@grsecurity.net>
+ Will merge to 'next'?
+ source: <20230131185611.520311-1-minipli@grsecurity.net>
* cb/checkout-same-branch-twice (2023-01-20) 1 commit
@@ -422,7 +375,7 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
"git checkout -B $branch" failed to protect against checking out
a branch that is checked out elsewhere, unlike "git branch -f" did.
- Expecting a (hopefully final) reroll.
+ Expecting a hopefully minor and final reroll.
cf. <8f24fc3c-c30f-dc70-5a94-5ee4ed3de102@dunelm.org.uk>
source: <20230120113553.24655-1-carenas@gmail.com>
@@ -463,7 +416,7 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
branch that is being used in another worktree linked to the same
repository.
- Expecting a (hopefully final) reroll.
+ Expecting a hopefully minor and final reroll.
cf. <d61a2393-64c8-da49-fe13-00bc4a52d5e3@gmail.com>
source: <f7f45f54-9261-45ea-3399-8ba8dee6832b@gmail.com>
@@ -500,12 +453,12 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
"git send-email" learned to give the e-mail headers to the validate
hook by passing an extra argument from the command line.
- Expecting a (hopefully final) reroll.
+ Expecting a hopefully minor and final reroll.
cf. <c1ba0a28-3c39-b313-2757-dceb02930334@amd.com>
source: <20230120012459.920932-1-michael.strawbridge@amd.com>
-* ds/bundle-uri-5 (2023-01-23) 10 commits
+* ds/bundle-uri-5 (2023-01-31) 11 commits
- bundle-uri: test missing bundles with heuristic
- bundle-uri: store fetch.bundleCreationToken
- fetch: fetch from an external bundle URI
@@ -515,16 +468,14 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
- bundle-uri: parse bundle.<id>.creationToken values
- bundle-uri: parse bundle.heuristic=creationToken
- t5558: add tests for creationToken heuristic
- - bundle: optionally skip reachability walk
+ - bundle: verify using check_connected()
+ - bundle: test unbundling with incomplete history
The bundle-URI subsystem adds support for creation-token heuristics
to help incremental fetches.
- Expecting a reroll.
- cf. <771a2993-85bd-0831-0977-24204f84e206@github.com>
- cf. <01f97aff-58a1-ef2c-e668-d37ea513c64e@github.com>
- cf. <ecc6b167-f5c4-48ce-3973-461d1659ed40@github.com>
- source: <pull.1454.v2.git.1674487310.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
+ Will merge to 'next'?
+ source: <pull.1454.v3.git.1675171759.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
* tc/cat-file-z-use-cquote (2023-01-16) 1 commit
@@ -556,12 +507,12 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
source: <20230104215415.1083526-1-calvinwan@google.com>
-* ab/various-leak-fixes (2023-01-18) 19 commits
+* ab/various-leak-fixes (2023-02-02) 19 commits
- push: free_refs() the "local_refs" in set_refspecs()
+ - push: refactor refspec_append_mapped() for subsequent leak-fix
- receive-pack: free() the "ref_name" in "struct command"
- grep API: plug memory leaks by freeing "header_list"
- grep.c: refactor free_grep_patterns()
- - object-file.c: release the "tag" in check_tag()
- builtin/merge.c: free "&buf" on "Your local changes..." error
- builtin/merge.c: use fixed strings, not "strbuf", fix leak
- show-branch: free() allocated "head" before return
@@ -579,22 +530,12 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
Leak fixes.
- Needs review.
- source: <cover-v5-00.19-00000000000-20230118T120334Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-
+ Comments?
+ source: <cover-v6-00.19-00000000000-20230202T094704Z-avarab@gmail.com>
-* rj/branch-unborn-in-other-worktrees (2023-01-19) 3 commits
- - branch: rename orphan branches in any worktree
- - branch: description for orphan branch errors
- - avoid unnecessary worktrees traversing
-
- Error messages given when working on an unborn branch that is
- checked out in another worktree have been improvved.
-
- Expecting a reroll.
- cf. <527f7315-be7b-7ec0-04fc-d07da7d4fefa@gmail.com>
- source: <34a58449-4f2e-66ef-ea01-119186aebd23@gmail.com>
+--------------------------------------------------
+[Discarded]
* mc/credential-helper-auth-headers (2023-01-20) 12 commits
(merged to 'next' on 2023-01-25 at cb95006bb2)
@@ -613,73 +554,7 @@ Release tarballs are available at:
Extending credential helper protocol.
- Will kick out of 'next'. The test-only server is an eyesore.
+ The test-only server is an eyesore.
cf. <e57c1ca3-c21c-db41-a386-e5887f46055c@github.com>
cf. <Y9JkMLueCwjkLHOr@coredump.intra.peff.net>
source: <pull.1352.v7.git.1674252530.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
-
---------------------------------------------------
-[Discarded]
-
-* jc/ci-deprecated-declarations-are-not-fatal (2023-01-14) 1 commit
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-14 at 5efb778ab0)
- + ci: do not die on deprecated-declarations warning
-
- CI build fix for overzealous -Werror.
-
- Reverted out of 'next'
- Preferring jk/curl-avoid-deprecated-api that fixes the code properly.
- source: <xmqq7cxpkpjp.fsf@gitster.g>
-
-
-* po/pretty-hard-trunc (2022-11-13) 1 commit
- . pretty-formats: add hard truncation, without ellipsis, options
-
- Add a new pretty format which truncates without ellipsis.
-
- Superseded by the 'po/pretty-format-columns-doc' topic.
- source: <20221112143616.1429-1-philipoakley@iee.email>
-
-
-* en/rebase-update-refs-needs-merge-backend (2023-01-22) 9 commits
- (merged to 'next' on 2023-01-23 at 1b65346647)
- + rebase: provide better error message for apply options vs. merge config
- + rebase: put rebase_options initialization in single place
- + rebase: fix formatting of rebase --reapply-cherry-picks option in docs
- + rebase: clarify the OPT_CMDMODE incompatibilities
- + rebase: add coverage of other incompatible options
- + rebase: fix docs about incompatibilities with --root
- + rebase: remove --allow-empty-message from incompatible opts
- + rebase: flag --apply and --merge as incompatible
- + rebase: mark --update-refs as requiring the merge backend
-
- The "--update-refs" feature of "git rebase" requires the use of the
- merge backend, while "--whitespace=fix" feature does not work with
- the said backend. Notice the combination and error out, instead of
- silently ignoring one of the features requested.
-
- Reverted out of 'next' to be replaced with en/rebase-incompatible-opts
- source: <pull.1466.v4.git.1674367961.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>
-
-
-* rs/tree-parse-mode-overflow-check (2023-01-21) 1 commit
- . tree-walk: disallow overflowing modes
-
- Reject tree objects with entries whose mode bits are overly wide.
-
- Retracted.
- cf. <b4b48877-5b80-e96f-d09f-2fe275f42950@web.de>
- source: <d673fde7-7eb2-6306-86b6-1c1a4c988ee8@web.de>
-
-
-* cc/filtered-repack (2022-12-25) 3 commits
- . gc: add gc.repackFilter config option
- . repack: add --filter=<filter-spec> option
- . pack-objects: allow --filter without --stdout
-
- "git repack" learns to discard objects that ought to be retrievable
- again from the promisor remote.
-
- May want to discard. Its jaggy edges may be a bit too sharp.
- cf. <Y7WTv19aqiFCU8au@ncase>
- source: <20221221040446.2860985-1-christian.couder@gmail.com>