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authorEdward Thomson <>2016-05-31 22:08:18 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2016-06-08 00:43:39 (GMT)
commit4e55ed32db81d06a4f618e2cc0f9da0e223ae304 (patch)
tree3316fb763bd68cde0303b6ef964a1dac214d3668 /builtin/commit.c
parent60bd4b1c513bb652cdffad44382046ca872140eb (diff)
add: add --chmod=+x / --chmod=-x options
The executable bit will not be detected (and therefore will not be set) for paths in a repository with `core.filemode` set to false, though the users may still wish to add files as executable for compatibility with other users who _do_ have `core.filemode` functionality. For example, Windows users adding shell scripts may wish to add them as executable for compatibility with users on non-Windows. Although this can be done with a plumbing command (`git update-index --add --chmod=+x foo`), teaching the `git-add` command allows users to set a file executable with a command that they're already familiar with. Signed-off-by: Edward Thomson <> Helped-by: Johannes Schindelin <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'builtin/commit.c')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/builtin/commit.c b/builtin/commit.c
index 443ff91..163dbca 100644
--- a/builtin/commit.c
+++ b/builtin/commit.c
@@ -386,7 +386,7 @@ static const char *prepare_index(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix
if (all || (also && {
hold_locked_index(&index_lock, 1);
- add_files_to_cache(also ? prefix : NULL, &pathspec, 0);
+ add_files_to_cache(also ? prefix : NULL, &pathspec, 0, 0);
if (write_locked_index(&the_index, &index_lock, CLOSE_LOCK))