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authorNguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <pclouds@gmail.com>2011-10-03 18:13:38 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2011-10-03 21:57:36 (GMT)
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pack-protocol: document "ERR" line
Since a807328 (connect.c: add a way for git-daemon to pass an error back to client), git client recognizes "ERR" line and prints a friendly message to user if an error happens at server side. Document this. Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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@@ -60,6 +60,13 @@ process on the server side over the Git protocol is this:
"0039git-upload-pack /schacon/gitbook.git\0host=example.com\0" |
nc -v example.com 9418
+If the server refuses the request for some reasons, it could abort
+gracefully with an error message.
+
+----
+ error-line = PKT-LINE("ERR" SP explanation-text)
+----
+
SSH Transport
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