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authorSebastian Schuberth <>2014-01-02 16:17:11 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2014-01-06 19:26:31 (GMT)
commitc6127fa3e25551e969d775b0332d37dc84db1969 (patch)
tree7c154b0d3fc8e7a4bd9a19b8cc185297b68b3972 /Documentation
parenta3c5263438f7c0ff7dd4d0d8ea86ed7a84a32d18 (diff)
builtin/help.c: speed up is_git_command() by checking for builtin commands first
Since 2dce956 is_git_command() is a bit slow as it does file I/O in the call to list_commands_in_dir(). Avoid the file I/O by adding an early check for the builtin commands. Signed-off-by: Sebastian Schuberth <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/api-builtin.txt b/Documentation/technical/api-builtin.txt
index 150a02a..e3d6e7a 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/api-builtin.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/api-builtin.txt
@@ -14,8 +14,8 @@ Git:
. Add the external declaration for the function to `builtin.h`.
-. Add the command to `commands[]` table in `handle_builtin()`,
- defined in `git.c`. The entry should look like:
+. Add the command to the `commands[]` table defined in `git.c`.
+ The entry should look like:
{ "foo", cmd_foo, <options> },