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authorJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2012-04-30 01:00:47 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2012-04-30 01:00:47 (GMT)
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The seventh batch of topics graduated to 'master'
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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@@ -19,6 +19,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
variables with REMOTE_USER and REMOTE_ADDR, but these variables are
now preserved when set.
+ * "include.path" mechanism of the configuration files learned to
+ understand "~/path" and "~user/path".
+
* "git am" learned the "--include" option, which is an opposite of
existing the "--exclude" option.
@@ -47,12 +50,19 @@ Foreign Interface
* "git svn" used to die with unwanted SIGPIPE when talking with HTTP
server that uses keep-alive.
+ * "git svn" learned to use platform specific authentication
+ providers, e.g. gnome-keyring, kwallet, etc.
+
* "git p4" has been moved out of contrib/ area.
Performance
* "git apply" had some memory leaks plugged.
+ * "git repack" used to write out unreachable objects as loose objects
+ when repacking, even if such loose objects will immediately pruned
+ due to its age.
+
* Setting up a revision traversal with many starting points was
inefficient as these were placed in a date-order priority queue
one-by-one. Now they are collected in the queue unordered first,
@@ -86,6 +96,12 @@ Unless otherwise noted, all the fixes since v1.7.10 in the maintenance
releases are contained in this release (see release notes to them for
details).
+ * The test scaffolding for git-daemon was flaky.
+ (merge 46e3581 js/daemon-test-race-fix later to maint).
+
+ * The test scaffolding for fast-import was flaky.
+ (merge 7fb8e16 pw/t5800-import-race-fix later to maint).
+
* Octopus merge strategy did not reduce heads that are recorded in the
final commit correctly.
(merge 5802f81 jc/merge-reduce-parents-early later to maint).