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authorNguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <>2013-07-26 11:01:54 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-07-26 15:33:38 (GMT)
commit4acbe91a82fa89d2d6f8839e891928e790ed867f (patch)
treeb4440b880f0de9960a079f0c45f1ae0891b8b93b /Documentation
parent69fb96037fed30e7206f5ebab3d17f7989166120 (diff)
document 'allow-tip-sha1-in-want' capability
See 390eb36 (upload-pack: optionally allow fetching from the tips of hidden refs - 2013-01-28) for more information. Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/technical/protocol-capabilities.txt b/Documentation/technical/protocol-capabilities.txt
index ec131b6..fd8ffa5 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/protocol-capabilities.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/protocol-capabilities.txt
@@ -210,3 +210,10 @@ be shown when processing the received pack. A send-pack client should
respond with the 'quiet' capability to suppress server-side progress
reporting if the local progress reporting is also being suppressed
(e.g., via `push -q`, or if stderr does not go to a tty).
+If the upload-pack server advertises this capability, fetch-pack may
+send "want" lines with SHA-1s that exist at the server but are not
+advertised by upload-pack.