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authorJunio C Hamano <>2021-07-28 19:01:27 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2021-07-28 20:18:05 (GMT)
commit940fe202adcbf9fa1825c648d97cbe1b90d26aec (patch)
parent1d07640b65d67d4a0fc657b5d09c3933e6e41ea6 (diff)
The seventh batch
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 43 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.33.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.33.0.txt
index a69531c..94b75f4 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.33.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.33.0.txt
@@ -33,6 +33,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* "git rev-list" learns to omit the "commit <object-name>" header
lines from the output with the `--no-commit-header` option.
+ * "git worktree add --lock" learned to record why the worktree is
+ locked with a custom message.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -62,6 +65,34 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* GitHub Actions / CI update.
(merge 0dc787a9f2 js/ci-windows-update later to maint).
+ * Object accesses in repositories with many alternate object store
+ have been optimized.
+ * "git log" has been optimized not to waste cycles to load ref
+ decoration data that may not be needed.
+ * Many "printf"-like helper functions we have have been annotated
+ with __attribute__() to catch placeholder/parameter mismatches.
+ * Tests that cover protocol bits have been updated and helpers
+ used there have been consolidated.
+ * The CI gained a new job to run "make sparse" check.
+ * "git status" codepath learned to work with sparsely populated index
+ without hydrating it fully.
+ * A guideline for gender neutral documentation has been added.
+ * Documentation on "git diff -l<n>" and diff.renameLimit have been
+ updated, and the defaults for these limits have been raised.
+ * The completion support used to offer alternate spelling of options
+ that exist only for compatibility, which has been corrected.
+ * "TEST_OUTPUT_DIRECTORY=there make test" failed to work, which has
+ been corrected.
Fixes since v2.32
@@ -183,6 +214,15 @@ Fixes since v2.32
and adds to guidelines to do so.
(merge 46a237f42f ds/gender-neutral-doc later to maint).
+ * "git commit --allow-empty-message" won't abort the operation upon
+ an empty message, but the hint shown in the editor said otherwise.
+ (merge 6f70f00b4f hj/commit-allow-empty-message later to maint).
+ * The code that gives an error message in "git multi-pack-index" when
+ no subcommand is given tried to print a NULL pointer as a strong,
+ which has been corrected.
+ (merge 88617d11f9 tb/reverse-midx later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge bfe35a6165 ah/doc-describe later to maint).
(merge f302c1e4aa jc/clarify-revision-range later to maint).
@@ -218,3 +258,6 @@ Fixes since v2.32
(merge 5632e838f8 rs/khash-alloc-cleanup later to maint).
(merge b1d87fbaf1 jk/typofix later to maint).
(merge e04170697a ab/gitignore-discovery-doc later to maint).
+ (merge 8232a0ff48 dl/packet-read-response-end-fix later to maint).
+ (merge eb448631fb dl/diff-merge-base later to maint).
+ (merge c510928a25 hn/refs-debug-empty-prefix later to maint).