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authorJunio C Hamano <>2010-01-30 07:38:31 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2010-01-30 07:38:31 (GMT)
commit3a985c27fe8bb9ed2fa9580a27c4b4dd7c7192ea (patch)
parentb10b9184afc9e62140d307dcf2f5d7e625f78c79 (diff)
Update draft release notes to 1.7.0
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 15 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes-1.7.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes-1.7.0.txt
index 098e38b..997b026 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes-1.7.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes-1.7.0.txt
@@ -48,6 +48,10 @@ Updates since v1.6.6
mismatch between fast-import and the frontends that produce the input
+ * "git svn" support of subversion "merge tickets" and miscellaneous fixes.
+ * "gitk" updates.
* Some more MSVC portability patches for msysgit port.
@@ -113,11 +117,14 @@ Updates since v1.6.6
* "git fetch --all" can now be used in place of "git remote update".
- * "git grep" does not rely on external grep anymore.
+ * "git grep" does not rely on external grep anymore. It can use more than
+ one threads to accelerate the operation.
* "git grep" learned "--no-index" option, to search inside contents that
are not managed by git.
+ * "git grep" learned "--quiet" option.
* "git log" and friends learned "--glob=heads/*" syntax that is a more
flexible way to complement "--branches/--tags/--remotes".
@@ -178,6 +185,11 @@ release, unless otherwise noted.
the branch is fully merged to its upstream branch if it is not merged
to the current branch. It now deletes it in such a case.
+ * "git config -f <relative path>" run from a subdirectory misbehaved.
+ 65807ee (builtin-config: Fix crash when using "-f <relative path>"
+ from non-root dir, 2010-01-26) may be merged to older maintenance
+ branches.
* When "git diff" is asked to compare the work tree with something,
it used to consider that a checked-out submodule with uncommitted
changes is not modified; this could cause people to forget committing
@@ -186,6 +198,7 @@ release, unless otherwise noted.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe master)
git shortlog --no-merges $O..master ^maint