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authorJunio C Hamano <>2008-09-06 23:18:31 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-09-06 23:18:38 (GMT)
commitaaefbfa66c348a461b3081873ef42819c8b38dac (patch)
tree4f895f30ed9646500387540257c1826f2721ffc6 /Documentation/RelNotes-
parent1eff26c0e25652ec60e1f9f1c35fc02c8ad22d98 (diff)
Update draft release notes for
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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1 files changed, 20 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes- b/Documentation/RelNotes-
index 686e607..6c5446b 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes-
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes-
@@ -18,19 +18,32 @@ Fixes since v1.6.0.1
with GIT_WORK_TREE environment settings.
* "git apply --unidiff-zero" incorrectly applied a -U0 patch that inserts
a new line before the second line.
+* "git blame -c" did not exactly work like "git annotate" when range
+ boundaries are involved.
* "git clone $there $here/" with extra trailing slashes after explicit
local directory name $here did not work as expected.
* "git diff --dirstat -M" did not add changes in subdirectories up
correctly for renamed paths.
+* "git diff --cumulative" did not imply "--dirstat".
* "git for-each-ref refs/heads/" did not work as expected.
-* "git log --grep=pattern -i" did not ignore case.
+* "git gui" allowed users to feed patch without any context to be applied.
+* "git gui" botched parsing "diff" output when a line that begins with two
+ dashes and a space gets removed or a line that begins with two pluses
+ and a space gets added.
+* "git gui" translation updates and i18n fixes.
+* "git log -i --grep=pattern" did not ignore case; neither "git log -E
+ --grep=pattern" triggered extended regexp.
* "git log --pretty="%ad" --date=short" did not use short format when
showing the timestamp.
@@ -38,6 +51,9 @@ Fixes since v1.6.0.1
* Build procedure for "git shell" that used stub versions of some
functions and globals was not understood by linkers on some platforms.
+* "git stash" was fooled by a stat-dirty but otherwise unmodified paths
+ and refused to work until the user refreshed the index.
* "git verify-pack -v" did not work correctly when given more than one
@@ -45,6 +61,7 @@ Also contains many documentation updates.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe maint)
git shortlog --no-merges $O..maint