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authorJunio C Hamano <>2020-07-09 20:45:21 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2020-07-09 21:00:45 (GMT)
commitbd42bbe1a46c0fe486fc33e82969275e27e4dc19 (patch)
parentd341042f718ad39eef06ea8715f926eb17181115 (diff)
Git 2.28-rc0v2.28.0-rc0
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 27 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.28.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.28.0.txt
index 94ddbd9..c664771 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.28.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.28.0.txt
@@ -6,9 +6,8 @@ Updates since v2.27
Backward compatibility notes
- * "feature.experimental" configuration variable is to let volunteers
- easily opt into a set of newer features, which use of the v2
- transport protocol is now a part of.
+ * "fetch.writeCommitGraph" is deemed to be still a bit too risky and
+ is no longer part of the "feature.experimental" set.
* It used to be that setting extensions.* configuration variables
alone, while leaving core.repositoryFormatVersion=0, made these
@@ -49,6 +48,10 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* "git fast-export --anonymize" learned to take customized mapping to
allow its users to tweak its output more usable for debugging.
+ * The command line completion support (in contrib/) used to be
+ prepared to work with "set -u" but recent changes got a bit more
+ sloppy. This has been corrected.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -191,6 +194,25 @@ Fixes since v2.27
object flag bits, which has been corrected.
(merge 64472d15e9 bc/http-push-flagsfix later to maint).
+ * "git send-email --in-reply-to=<msg>" did not use the In-Reply-To:
+ header with the value given from the command line, and let it be
+ overridden by the value on In-Reply-To: header in the messages
+ being sent out (if exists).
+ (merge f9f60d7066 ra/send-email-in-reply-to-from-command-line-wins later to maint).
+ * "git log -Lx,y:path --before=date" lost track of where the range
+ should be because it didn't take the changes made by the youngest
+ commits that are omitted from the output into account.
+ * When "fetch.writeCommitGraph" configuration is set in a shallow
+ repository and a fetch moves the shallow boundary, we wrote out
+ broken commit-graph files that do not match the reality, which has
+ been corrected.
+ * "git checkout" failed to catch an error from fstat() after updating
+ a path in the working tree.
+ (merge 35e6e212fd mt/entry-fstat-fallback-fix later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge 2c31a7aa44 jx/pkt-line-doc-count-fix later to maint).
(merge d63ae31962 cb/t5608-cleanup later to maint).
@@ -201,3 +223,5 @@ Fixes since v2.27
(merge d546fe2874 rs/commit-reach-leakfix later to maint).
(merge 087bf5409c mk/pb-pretty-email-without-domain-part-fix later to maint).
(merge 5f4ee57ad9 es/worktree-code-cleanup later to maint).
+ (merge 0172f7834a cc/cat-file-usage-update later to maint).
+ (merge 81de0c01cf ma/rebase-doc-typofix later to maint).