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authorJohan Herland <johan@herland.net>2008-06-15 10:16:01 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2008-06-15 20:44:44 (GMT)
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The "curl" executable is no longer required
git-clone.sh was the last user of the "curl" executable. Relevant git commands now use libcurl instead. This should be reflected in the install requirements. Signed-off-by: Johan Herland <johan@herland.net> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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@@ -67,10 +67,10 @@ Issues of note:
that come with git (git includes the one from Mozilla, and has
its own PowerPC and ARM optimized ones too - see the Makefile).
- - "libcurl" and "curl" executable. git-http-fetch and
- git-fetch use them. If you do not use http
- transfer, you are probably OK if you do not have
- them.
+ - libcurl library; git-http-fetch and git-fetch use them. You
+ might also want the "curl" executable for debugging purposes.
+ If you do not use http transfer, you are probably OK if you
+ do not have them.
- expat library; git-http-push uses it for remote lock
management over DAV. Similar to "curl" above, this is optional.