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authorJunio C Hamano <>2019-07-19 18:34:23 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2019-07-19 18:34:23 (GMT)
commit9c9b961d7eb15fb583a2a812088713a68a85f1c0 (patch)
parent8619522ad1670ea82c0895f2bfe6c75e06df32e7 (diff)
The sixth batch
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 35 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.23.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.23.0.txt
index a63204f..8268355 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.23.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.23.0.txt
@@ -75,6 +75,22 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* A new tag.gpgSign configuration variable turns "git tag -a" into
"git tag -s".
+ * "git multi-pack-index" learned expire and repack subcommands.
+ * "git blame" learned to "ignore" commits in the history, whose
+ effects (as well as their presence) get ignored.
+ * "git cherry-pick/revert" learned a new "--skip" action.
+ * The tips of refs from the alternate object store can be used as
+ starting point for reachability computation now.
+ * Extra blank lines in "git status" output have been reduced.
+ * The commits in a repository can be described by multiple
+ commit-graph files now, which allows the commit-graph files to be
+ updated incrementally.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -114,6 +130,19 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* A handful of Windows build patches have been upstreamed.
+ * The code to read state files used by the sequencer machinery for
+ "git status" has been made more robust against a corrupt or stale
+ state files.
+ * "git for-each-ref" with multiple patterns have been optimized.
+ * The tree-walk API learned to pass an in-core repository
+ instance throughout more codepaths.
+ * When one step in multi step cherry-pick or revert is reset or
+ committed, the command line prompt script failed to notice the
+ current status, which has been improved.
Fixes since v2.22
@@ -293,6 +322,10 @@ Fixes since v2.22
forms to make them more recognisable.
(merge bfc8c84ed5 qn/clone-doc-use-long-form later to maint).
+ * Generation of pack bitmaps are now disabled when .keep files exist,
+ as these are mutually exclusive features.
+ (merge 7328482253 ew/repack-with-bitmaps-by-default later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge f547101b26 es/git-debugger-doc later to maint).
(merge 7877ac3d7b js/bisect-helper-check-get-oid-return-value later to maint).
@@ -312,3 +345,5 @@ Fixes since v2.22
(merge 8d45ad8c29 jt/t5551-test-chunked later to maint).
(merge 1a64e07d23 sg/git-C-empty-doc later to maint).
(merge 37a2e35395 sg/ci-brew-gcc-workaround later to maint).
+ (merge 24df0d49c4 js/trace2-signo-typofix later to maint).
+ (merge fbec05c210 cc/test-oidmap later to maint).