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authorJunio C Hamano <>2011-07-22 22:32:03 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2011-07-22 22:32:03 (GMT)
commit5c2f84599c59527ee47a41c05956fa1f8d0704ec (patch)
parent22f41286be2a07cf96d71a795eaee54b702bb570 (diff)
Update draft release notes to 1.7.7
The third batch. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 16 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.7.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.7.txt
index 42982e5..6d3bfd1 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.7.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.7.txt
@@ -26,12 +26,19 @@ Updates since v1.7.6
* "git diff --stat" learned --stat-count option to limit the output of
diffstat report.
+ * "git fetch", "git push" and friends no longer show connection
+ errors for addresses that couldn't be connected when at least one
+ address succeeds (this is arguably a regression but a deliberate
+ one).
* "git grep" learned --break and --heading options, to let users mimic
output format of "ack".
* "git rebase master topci" no longer spews usage hints after giving
"fatal: no such branch: topci" error message.
+ * "git stash" learned --include-untracked option.
* "git submodule update" used to stop at the first error updating a
submodule; it now goes on to update other submodules that can be
updated, and reports the ones with errors at the end.
@@ -52,6 +59,10 @@ Fixes since v1.7.6
Unless otherwise noted, all the fixes in 1.7.6.X maintenance track are
included in this release.
+ * "git checkout -b <branch>" sometimes wrote a bogus reflog entry,
+ causing later "git checkout -" fail.
+ (merge 71ee7fd jc/checkout-reflog-fix~1 later).
* "git diff --cc" learned to correctly ignore binary files.
(merge 0508fe5 jk/combine-diff-binary-etc later)
@@ -61,6 +72,10 @@ included in this release.
* "git rebase -i -p" incorrectly dropped commits from side branches.
(merge 12bf828 aw/rebase-i-p later)
+ * "git submodule add" did not allow a relative repository path when
+ the superproject did not have any default remote url.
+ (merge f22a17e8 jl/submodule-add-relurl-wo-upstream later)
* "git submodule foreach" failed to correctly give the standard input to
the user-supplied command it invoked.
(merge 4dca1aa bc/submodule-foreach-stdin-fix-1.7.4 later)
@@ -77,7 +92,7 @@ included in this release.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe master)
git log --first-parent --oneline $O..master
git shortlog --no-merges ^maint ^$O master