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authorJunio C Hamano <>2014-10-14 17:59:04 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2014-10-14 17:59:04 (GMT)
commit670a3c1d5a27bfb1cc6b526559c6f5874f00042f (patch)
parent337233c5021745b802bb4b9e862a1fe89ffc0527 (diff)
Update draft release notes to 2.2
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 21 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.2.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.2.0.txt
index 5f0c421..9589176 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.2.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.2.0.txt
@@ -65,6 +65,8 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, etc.
all-or-none atomic updates and migrating the storage to something
other than the traditional filesystem based one (e.g. databases).
+ * The lockfile API and its users have been cleaned up.
* We no longer attempt to keep track of individual dependencies to
the header files in the build procedure, relying on automated
dependency generation support from modern compilers.
@@ -164,6 +166,11 @@ notes for details).
* "git checkout -m" did not switch to another branch while carrying
the local changes forward when a path was deleted from the index.
+ * "git daemon" (with NO_IPV6 build configuration) used to incorrectly
+ use the hostname even when gethostbyname() reported that the given
+ hostname is not found.
+ (merge 107efbe rs/daemon-fixes later to maint).
* With sufficiently long refnames, "git fast-import" could have
overflown an on-stack buffer.
@@ -215,3 +222,17 @@ notes for details).
* "rev-parse --verify --quiet $name" is meant to quietly exit with a
non-zero status when $name is not a valid object name, but still
gave error messages in some cases.
+ * A handful of C source files have been updated to include
+ "git-compat-util.h" as the first thing, to conform better to our
+ coding guidelines.
+ (merge 1c4b660 da/include-compat-util-first-in-c later to maint).
+ * t7004 test, which tried to run Git with small stack space, has been
+ updated to give a bit larger stack to avoid false breakage on some
+ platforms.
+ (merge b9a1907 sk/tag-contains-wo-recursion later to maint).
+ * A few documentation pages had example sections marked up not quite
+ correctly, which passed AsciiDoc but failed with AsciiDoctor.
+ (merge c30c43c bc/asciidoc-pretty-formats-fix later to maint).