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authorJunio C Hamano <>2009-07-29 07:32:42 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2009-07-29 07:32:42 (GMT)
commit0a53e9ddeaddad63ad106860237bbf53411d11a7 (patch)
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parent441b40d833fdfa93eb2908e52742248faf0ee993 (diff)
GIT 1.6.4v1.6.4
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes-1.6.4.txt
@@ -67,6 +67,12 @@ Updates since v1.6.3
* "git cvsexportcommit" learned -k option to stop CVS keywords expansion
+ * "git fast-export" learned to handle history simplification more
+ gracefully.
+ * "git fast-export" learned an option --tag-of-filtered-object to handle
+ dangling tags resulting from history simplification more usefully.
* "git grep" learned -p option to show the location of the match using the
same context hunk marker "git diff" uses.
@@ -130,15 +136,12 @@ v1.6.3.X series.
section header has a variable definition on the same line, lost
that variable definition.
+ * "git rebase -p --onto" used to always leave side branches of a merge
+ intact, even when both branches are subject to rewriting.
* "git repack" used to faithfully follow grafts and considered true
parents recorded in the commit object unreachable from the commit.
After such a repacking, you cannot remove grafts without corrupting
the repository.
* "git send-email" did not detect erroneous loops in alias expansion.
-exec >/var/tmp/1
-echo O=$(git describe master)
-git shortlog --no-merges $O..master ^maint