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authorStefan Beller <>2016-07-22 20:28:20 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2016-07-22 20:31:55 (GMT)
commit280abfd4f5055922e8abcbb988fa0a8df0eef128 (patch)
tree650549f25b3b3d1a800d9389127519996bbde19b /Documentation/technical/pack-protocol.txt
parent765428699a5381f113d19974720bc91b5bfeaf1d (diff)
Documentation: pack-protocol correct NAK response
In the transport protocol we use NAK to signal the non existence of a common base, so fix the documentation. This helps readers of the document, as they don't have to wonder about the difference between NAK and NACK. As NACK is used in git archive and upload-archive, this is easy to get wrong. Signed-off-by: Stefan Beller <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -302,7 +302,7 @@ In multi_ack mode:
ready to make a packfile, it will blindly ACK all 'have' obj-ids
back to the client.
- * the server will then send a 'NACK' and then wait for another response
+ * the server will then send a 'NAK' and then wait for another response
from the client - either a 'done' or another list of 'have' lines.
In multi_ack_detailed mode: