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authorJunio C Hamano <>2017-05-05 04:18:23 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2017-05-05 04:19:10 (GMT)
commitd61226c1118f749280c050555d83560ca0f3bf71 (patch)
tree9fcde81006ea70dac730c21b9dd6018c7930e9f7 /Documentation/RelNotes
parentc93ab42b7480a2c317713385f5ef3f8f2b099c2b (diff)
Git 2.9.4v2.9.4
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.9.4.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.9.4.txt
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+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.9.4.txt
@@ -80,4 +80,11 @@ Fixes since v2.9.3
the file descriptor still open. Open tempfile with O_CLOEXEC flag
to avoid this (on Windows, this is mapped to O_NOINHERIT).
+ * "git-shell" rejects a request to serve a repository whose name
+ begins with a dash, which makes it no longer possible to get it
+ confused into spawning service programs like "git-upload-pack" with
+ an option like "--help", which in turn would spawn an interactive
+ pager, instead of working with the repository user asked to access
+ (i.e. the one whose name is "--help").
Also contains minor documentation updates and code clean-ups.