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authorJunio C Hamano <>2014-09-29 19:44:43 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2014-09-29 19:44:43 (GMT)
commit0bf7dd652cd7b7d3900e6aed73a97cf2c4978fee (patch)
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parent26d058738963f23826d77017e82842331af0bae6 (diff)
Update draft release notes to 2.2
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@@ -44,6 +44,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
to consume their input fully (not following this requirement used
to result in intermittent errors in "git push").
+ * The pretty-format specifier "%d", which expanded to " (tagname)"
+ for a tagged commit, gained a cousin "%D" that just gives the
+ "tagname" without frills.
Performance, Internal Implementation, etc.
@@ -190,3 +193,12 @@ notes for details).
* Use of "--verbose" option used to break "git branch --merged".
(merge 12994dd jk/maint-branch-verbose-merged later to maint).
+ * Some MUAs mangled a line in a message that begins with "From " to
+ ">From " when writing to a mailbox file and feeding such an input
+ to "git am" used to lose such a line.
+ (merge 85de86a jk/mbox-from-line later to maint).
+ * "rev-parse --verify --quiet $name" is meant to quietly exit with a
+ non-zero status when $name is not a valid object name, but still
+ gave error messages in some cases.