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authorJunio C Hamano <>2007-11-17 05:47:59 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-11-17 08:57:57 (GMT)
commitdee1b1ea9e1b0b889d9c53c2501e7f6250703341 (patch)
treef7e2d72d526c19578b57762f2ed0ba6ecb65b8ea /Documentation/RelNotes-1.5.4.txt
parenteb9d2b91cf12b92ab45855702965f3bc384462f9 (diff)
Update draft release notes for 1.5.4
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes-1.5.4.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes-1.5.4.txt
index 93fb9c9..229d773 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes-1.5.4.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes-1.5.4.txt
@@ -32,6 +32,10 @@ Updates since v1.5.3
(read: safer than the usual one) after the user accumulates
too many loose objects.
+ * You need to explicitly set clean.requireForce to true to allow
+ git-clean to do any damage now (the configuration variable used
+ to default to false).
* git-push has been rewritten in C.
* git-push learned --dry-run option to show what would happen
@@ -56,7 +60,28 @@ Updates since v1.5.3
* git-bisect learned "skip" action to mark untestable commits.
- * rename detection diff family, while detecting exact matches,
+ * git-format-patch learned "format.numbered" configuration variable
+ to automatically turn --numbered option on when more than one
+ commits are formatted.
+ * git-ls-files learned "--exclude-standard" to use the canned
+ set of exclude files.
+ * git-rebase now detaches head during its operation, so after a
+ successful "git rebase" operation, the reflog entry branch@{1}
+ for the current branch points at the commit before the rebase
+ was started.
+ * "git-tag -a -f existing" begins the editor session using the
+ existing annotation message.
+ * "git cvsexportcommit" learned -w option to specify and switch
+ to the CVS working directory.
+ * Output processing for '--pretty=format:<user format>' has
+ been optimized.
+ * Rename detection diff family, while detecting exact matches,
has been greatly optimized.
* Example update and post-receive hooks have been improved.
@@ -77,8 +102,11 @@ Fixes since v1.5.3
All of the fixes in v1.5.3 maintenance series are included in
this release, unless otherwise noted.
+ * git-svn talking with the SVN over http will correctly quote branch
+ and project names.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=`git describe refs/heads/master`
git shortlog --no-merges $O..refs/heads/master ^refs/heads/maint