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authorJunio C Hamano <>2018-06-28 19:55:47 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2018-06-28 19:55:47 (GMT)
commite3331758f12da22f4103eec7efe1b5304a9be5e9 (patch)
parent085d2abf57be3e424cad0b7dc8c27fe41921258e (diff)
Second batch for 2.19 cycle
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 44 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.0.txt
index 2954653..2b45b6f 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.0.txt
@@ -39,6 +39,18 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* Separate "rebase -p" codepath out of "rebase -i" implementation to
slim down the latter and make it easier to manage.
+ * Make refspec parsing codepath more robust.
+ * Some flaky tests have been fixed.
+ * Continuing with the idea to programmatically enumerate various
+ pieces of data required for command line completion, the codebase
+ has been taught to enumerate options prefixed with "--no-" to
+ negate them.
+ * Build and test procedure for netrc credential helper (in contrib/)
+ has been updated.
Fixes since v2.18
@@ -53,5 +65,37 @@ Fixes since v2.18
grabbing the entire history. Such a request now errors out.
(merge e34de73c56 nd/reject-empty-shallow-request later to maint).
+ * Fix for 2.17-era regression around `core.safecrlf`.
+ (merge 6cb09125be as/safecrlf-quiet-fix later to maint).
+ * The recent addition of "partial clone" experimental feature kicked
+ in when it shouldn't, namely, when there is no partial-clone filter
+ defined even if extensions.partialclone is set.
+ (merge cac1137dc4 jh/partial-clone later to maint).
+ * "git send-pack --signed" (hence "git push --signed" over the http
+ transport) did not read user ident from the config mechanism to
+ determine whom to sign the push certificate as, which has been
+ corrected.
+ (merge d067d98887 ms/send-pack-honor-config later to maint).
+ * "git fetch-pack --all" used to unnecessarily fail upon seeing an
+ annotated tag that points at an object other than a commit.
+ (merge c12c9df527 jk/fetch-all-peeled-fix later to maint).
+ * When user edits the patch in "git add -p" and the user's editor is
+ set to strip trailing whitespaces indiscriminately, an empty line
+ that is unchanged in the patch would become completely empty
+ (instead of a line with a sole SP on it). The code introduced in
+ Git 2.17 timeframe failed to parse such a patch, but now it learned
+ to notice the situation and cope with it.
+ (merge f4d35a6b49 pw/add-p-recount later to maint).
+ * The code to try seeing if a fetch is necessary in a submodule
+ during a fetch with --recurse-submodules got confused when the path
+ to the submodule was changed in the range of commits in the
+ superproject, sometimes showing "(null)". This has been corrected.
* Code cleanup.
(merge aee9be2ebe sg/update-ref-stdin-cleanup later to maint).
+ (merge 037714252f jc/clean-after-sanity-tests later to maint).