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authorJunio C Hamano <>2019-12-10 21:53:00 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2019-12-10 22:39:55 (GMT)
commitad05a3d8e5a6a06443836b5e40434262d992889a (patch)
tree5552777adcbc9333f78702945a52eb808f523d75 /Documentation/RelNotes
parent7cc5f890882214c12c08067404321043fb93e048 (diff)
The fifth batch
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.25.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.25.0.txt
index 19935f6..19d1341 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.25.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.25.0.txt
@@ -49,6 +49,24 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* "git rev-parse --show-toplevel" run outside of any working tree did
not error out, which has been corrected.
+ * A few commands learned to take the pathspec from the
+ standard input or a named file, instead of taking it as the command
+ line arguments.
+ * "git rebase -i" learned a few options that are known by "git
+ rebase" proper.
+ * "git submodule" learned a subcommand "set-url".
+ * "git log" family learned "--pretty=reference" that gives the name
+ of a commit in the format that is often used to refer to it in log
+ messages.
+ * The interaction between "git clone --recurse-submodules" and
+ alternate object store was ill-designed. The documentation and
+ code have been taught to make more clear recommendations when the
+ users see failures.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -109,6 +127,11 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* PerfTest fix to avoid stale result mixed up with the latest round
of test results.
+ * Hide lower-level verify_signed-buffer() API as a pure helper to
+ implement the public check_signature() function, in order to
+ encourage new callers to use the correct and more strict
+ validation.
Fixes since v2.24
@@ -230,6 +253,14 @@ Fixes since v2.24
which has been corrected.
(merge befd4f6a81 sg/assume-no-todo-update-in-cherry-pick later to maint).
+ * Work around a issue where a FD that is left open when spawning a
+ child process and is kept open in the child can interfere with the
+ operation in the parent process on Windows.
+ * One kind of progress messages were always given during commit-graph
+ generation, instead of following the "if it takes more than two
+ seconds, show progress" pattern, which has been corrected.
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge 80736d7c5e jc/am-show-current-patch-docfix later to maint).
(merge 8b656572ca sg/commit-graph-usage-fix later to maint).
@@ -252,3 +283,8 @@ Fixes since v2.24
(merge 54a7a64613 rs/simplify-prepare-cmd later to maint).
(merge 3eae30e464 jk/lore-is-the-archive later to maint).
(merge 14b7664df8 dl/lore-is-the-archive later to maint).
+ (merge 0e40a73a4c po/bundle-doc-clonable later to maint).
+ (merge e714b898c6 as/t7812-missing-redirects-fix later to maint).
+ (merge 528d9e6d01 jk/perf-wo-git-dot-pm later to maint).
+ (merge fc42f20e24 sg/test-squelch-noise-in-commit-bulk later to maint).
+ (merge c64368e3a2 bc/t9001-zsh-in-posix-emulation-mode later to maint).