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authorJunio C Hamano <>2012-02-07 21:01:56 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2012-02-07 21:01:56 (GMT)
commit12766861cdf10fbbfda1023fd65aaf864eb8136a (patch)
treef6f745e7a1b9835d39eee0ca31b3379054598bdd /Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.10.txt
parentdc347e9f6a2c106bb684d93dfbc38e3f3df2795b (diff)
Update draft release notes to 1.7.10
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.10.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.10.txt
index e1d70bd..bf2ace4 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.10.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.10.txt
@@ -8,6 +8,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* Improved handling of views, labels and branches in git-p4 (in contrib).
+ * "vcs-svn"/"svn-fe" learned to read dumps with svn-deltas and
+ support incremental imports.
* "git am" learned to pass "-b" option to underlying "git mailinfo", so
that bracketed string other than "PATCH" at the beginning can be kept.
@@ -26,6 +29,10 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
to encourage people to explain their merges better. Legacy scripts
can export MERGE_AUTOEDIT=no to retain the historical behaviour.
+ * "gitweb" allows intermediate entries in the directory hierarchy
+ that leads to a projects to be clicked, which in turn shows the
+ list of projects inside that directory.
* During "git upload-pack" in respose to "git fetch", unnecessary calls
@@ -87,9 +94,13 @@ details).
"-l/-L" to miscount the hits.
(merge 50dd0f2 tr/grep-l-with-decoration later to maint).
+ * When asking for a tag to be pulled, "request-pull" shows the name
+ of the tag prefixed with "tags/"
+ (merge 2ad9ba0 jc/maint-request-pull-for-tag later to maint).
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe)
git log --first-parent --oneline ^maint $O..