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authorJunio C Hamano <>2018-02-21 20:45:35 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2018-02-21 20:45:35 (GMT)
commite3a80781f5932f5fea12a49eb06f3ade4ed8945c (patch)
tree8e229ef2136e53a530ef74802f83d3b29a225439 /Documentation
parent66023bbd78fe93c4704b3df754f9f7dc619ebaad (diff)
Fourth batch for 2.17
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diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.17.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.17.0.txt
index 1fe7b61..db87393 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.17.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.17.0.txt
@@ -10,6 +10,15 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
to limit the findings to changes that involve the named object.
(merge 4d8c51aa19 sb/diff-blobfind-pickaxe later to maint).
+ * "git format-patch" learned to give 72-cols to diffstat, which is
+ consistent with other line length limits the subcommand uses for
+ its output meant for e-mails.
+ * The log from "git daemon" can be redirected with a new option; one
+ relevant use case is to send the log to standard error (instead of
+ syslog) when running it from inetd.
+ * "git rebase" learned to take "--allow-empty-message" option.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -166,6 +175,9 @@ Fixes since v2.16
title is spread across physically multiple lines.
(merge 1cf823fb68 tg/reset-hard-show-head-with-pretty later to maint).
+ * Test fixes.
+ (merge 63b1a175ee sg/test-i18ngrep later to maint).
* Other minor doc, test and build updates and code cleanups.
(merge e2a5a028c7 bw/oidmap-autoinit later to maint).
(merge f0a6068a9f ys/bisect-object-id-missing-conversion-fix later to maint).