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authorJunio C Hamano <>2019-10-11 05:16:01 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2019-10-11 05:24:49 (GMT)
commit08da6496b61341ec45eac36afcc8f94242763468 (patch)
tree27fee9c50528ef1b0960c2c342ff139e36ce2076 /Documentation/RelNotes
parent07f25ad8b235c2682a36ee76d59734ec3f08c413 (diff)
Eighth batch
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.24.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.24.0.txt
index 08a3973..bda29d2 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.24.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.24.0.txt
@@ -68,6 +68,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* A configuration variable tells "git fetch" to write the commit
graph after finishing.
+ * "git add -i" has been taught to show the total number of hunks and
+ the hunks that has been processed so far when showing prompts.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -123,6 +126,8 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* Update the way build artifacts in t/helper/ directory are ignored.
+ * Preparation for SHA-256 upgrade continues.
Fixes since v2.23
@@ -268,6 +273,30 @@ Fixes since v2.23
has been fixed.
(merge b181676ce9 rs/convert-fix-utf-without-dash later to maint).
+ * The author names taken from SVN repositories may have extra leading
+ or trailing whitespaces, which are now munged away.
+ (merge 4ddd4bddb1 tk/git-svn-trim-author-name later to maint).
+ * "git rebase -i" showed a wrong HEAD while "reword" open the editor.
+ (merge b0a3186140 pw/rebase-i-show-HEAD-to-reword later to maint).
+ * A few simplification and bugfixes to PCRE interface.
+ (merge c581e4a749 ab/pcre-jit-fixes later to maint).
+ * PCRE fixes.
+ (merge ff61681b46 cb/pcre1-cleanup later to maint).
+ * "git range-diff" segfaulted when diff.noprefix configuration was
+ used, as it blindly expected the patch it internally generates to
+ have the standard a/ and b/ prefixes. The command now forces the
+ internal patch to be built without any prefix, not to be affected
+ by any end-user configuration.
+ (merge 937b76ed49 js/range-diff-noprefix later to maint).
+ * "git stash apply" in a subdirectory of a secondary worktree failed
+ to access the worktree correctly, which has been corrected.
+ (merge dfd557c978 js/stash-apply-in-secondary-worktree later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge d1387d3895 en/fast-import-merge-doc later to maint).
(merge 1c24a54ea4 bm/repository-layout-typofix later to maint).
@@ -305,3 +334,4 @@ Fixes since v2.23
(merge 71f4960b91 js/mingw-spawn-with-spaces-in-path later to maint).
(merge 53d687bf5f ah/cleanups later to maint).
(merge f537485fa5 rs/test-remove-useless-debugging-cat later to maint).
+ (merge 11a3d3aadd dl/rev-list-doc-cleanup later to maint).