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authorJunio C Hamano <>2006-09-15 20:30:02 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2006-09-16 17:22:02 (GMT)
commit9f613ddd21cbd05bfc139d9b1551b5780aa171f6 (patch)
tree047f4e4562a81d7719c5c33b56aefb1a22f9ec70 /object.h
parente7676d2f6454c9c99e600ee2ce3c7205a9fcfb5f (diff)
Add git-for-each-ref: helper for language bindings
This adds a new command, git-for-each-ref. You can have it iterate over refs and have it output various aspects of the objects they refer to. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'object.h')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/object.h b/object.h
index 3d4ff46..caee733 100644
--- a/object.h
+++ b/object.h
@@ -59,6 +59,12 @@ void created_object(const unsigned char *sha1, struct object *obj);
/** Returns the object, having parsed it to find out what it is. **/
struct object *parse_object(const unsigned char *sha1);
+/* Given the result of read_sha1_file(), returns the object after
+ * parsing it. eaten_p indicates if the object has a borrowed copy
+ * of buffer and the caller should not free() it.
+ */
+struct object *parse_object_buffer(const unsigned char *sha1, const char *type, unsigned long size, void *buffer, int *eaten_p);
/** Returns the object, with potentially excess memory allocated. **/
struct object *lookup_unknown_object(const unsigned char *sha1);