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authorJunio C Hamano <>2021-05-16 12:05:22 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2021-05-16 12:05:22 (GMT)
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Merge branch 'jt/push-negotiation'
"git push" learns to discover common ancestor with the receiving end over protocol v2. * jt/push-negotiation: send-pack: support push negotiation fetch: teach independent negotiation (no packfile) fetch-pack: refactor command and capability write fetch-pack: refactor add_haves() fetch-pack: refactor process_acks()
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@@ -346,6 +346,14 @@ explained below.
client should download from all given URIs. Currently, the
protocols supported are "http" and "https".
+If the 'wait-for-done' feature is advertised, the following argument
+can be included in the client's request.
+ wait-for-done
+ Indicates to the server that it should never send "ready", but
+ should wait for the client to say "done" before sending the
+ packfile.
The response of `fetch` is broken into a number of sections separated by
delimiter packets (0001), with each section beginning with its section
header. Most sections are sent only when the packfile is sent.