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authorJunio C Hamano <>2010-01-19 02:16:50 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2010-01-19 02:16:50 (GMT)
commitd07430f98cfd6fae3f5ee91c2fa314f1cacf6f33 (patch)
tree7209298b43bc8fcc799cc5218df3a963b937b483 /Documentation/RelNotes-1.7.0.txt
parente33fd3c326831e70f6ca078e0f1c26ec147cb5b3 (diff)
Update draft release notes to 1.7.0
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -50,8 +50,14 @@ Updates since v1.6.6
+ * Some more MSVC portability patches for msysgit port.
+ * Minimum Pthreads emulation for msysgit port.
+ * More performance improvement patches for msysgit port.
(usability, bells and whistles)
* More commands learned "--quiet" and "--[no-]progress" options.
@@ -66,6 +72,11 @@ Updates since v1.6.6
* HTTP transfer can use authentication scheme other than basic
(i.e./e.g. digest).
+ * Switching from a version of superproject that used to have a submodule
+ to another version of superproject that no longer has it did not remove
+ the submodule directory when it should (namely, when you are not
+ interested in the submodule at all and didn't clone/checkout).
* "git checkout A...B" is a way to detach HEAD at the merge base between
A and B.
@@ -87,6 +98,10 @@ Updates since v1.6.6
* Use of "git reset --merge" has become easier when resetting away a
conflicted mess left in the work tree.
+ * "git rerere" had rerere.autoupdate configuration but there was no way
+ to countermand it from the command line; --no-rerere-autoupdate option
+ given to "merge", "revert", etc. fixes this.
* "git status" learned "-s(hort)" output format.
@@ -102,6 +117,6 @@ release, unless otherwise noted.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe master)
git shortlog --no-merges $O..master ^maint