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authorJunio C Hamano <>2015-08-03 18:01:18 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2015-08-03 18:01:18 (GMT)
commitb2f44feba593ed0c4294a6f9933c8a1b6f190e04 (patch)
tree3b3d19bc7fd5883a4cdf6e0bbf8cf161a63eeab9 /Documentation/git-fsck.txt
parentbe9cb560e31c76c00760dadb151b5e3059970586 (diff)
parent1335f732892601368876e0e41c9ea288c2ab18f3 (diff)
Merge branch 'js/fsck-opt'
Allow ignoring fsck errors on specific set of known-to-be-bad objects, and also tweaking warning level of various kinds of non critical breakages reported. * js/fsck-opt: fsck: support ignoring objects in `git fsck` via fsck.skiplist fsck: git receive-pack: support excluding objects from fsck'ing fsck: introduce `git fsck --connectivity-only` fsck: support demoting errors to warnings fsck: document the new receive.fsck.<msg-id> options fsck: allow upgrading fsck warnings to errors fsck: optionally ignore specific fsck issues completely fsck: disallow demoting grave fsck errors to warnings fsck: add a simple test for receive.fsck.<msg-id> fsck: make fsck_tag() warn-friendly fsck: handle multiple authors in commits specially fsck: make fsck_commit() warn-friendly fsck: make fsck_ident() warn-friendly fsck: report the ID of the error/warning fsck (receive-pack): allow demoting errors to warnings fsck: offer a function to demote fsck errors to warnings fsck: provide a function to parse fsck message IDs fsck: introduce identifiers for fsck messages fsck: introduce fsck options
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-fsck.txt b/Documentation/git-fsck.txt
index 25c431d..84ee92e 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-fsck.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-fsck.txt
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ SYNOPSIS
'git fsck' [--tags] [--root] [--unreachable] [--cache] [--no-reflogs]
[--[no-]full] [--strict] [--verbose] [--lost-found]
- [--[no-]dangling] [--[no-]progress] [<object>*]
+ [--[no-]dangling] [--[no-]progress] [--connectivity-only] [<object>*]
@@ -60,6 +60,11 @@ index file, all SHA-1 references in `refs` namespace, and all reflogs
object pools. This is now default; you can turn it off
with --no-full.
+ Check only the connectivity of tags, commits and tree objects. By
+ avoiding to unpack blobs, this speeds up the operation, at the
+ expense of missing corrupt objects or other problematic issues.
Enable more strict checking, namely to catch a file mode
recorded with g+w bit set, which was created by older