path: root/Documentation/technical/commit-graph-format.txt
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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/commit-graph-format.txt b/Documentation/technical/commit-graph-format.txt
index 4405410..b3b5888 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/commit-graph-format.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/commit-graph-format.txt
@@ -42,8 +42,13 @@ HEADER:
1-byte version number:
Currently, the only valid version is 1.
- 1-byte Hash Version (1 = SHA-1)
- We infer the hash length (H) from this value.
+ 1-byte Hash Version
+ We infer the hash length (H) from this value:
+ 1 => SHA-1
+ 2 => SHA-256
+ If the hash type does not match the repository's hash algorithm, the
+ commit-graph file should be ignored with a warning presented to the
+ user.
1-byte number (C) of "chunks"
@@ -77,7 +82,7 @@ CHUNK DATA:
Commit Data (ID: {'C', 'D', 'A', 'T' }) (N * (H + 16) bytes)
* The first H bytes are for the OID of the root tree.
* The next 8 bytes are for the positions of the first two parents
- of the ith commit. Stores value 0x7000000 if no parent in that
+ of the ith commit. Stores value 0x70000000 if no parent in that
position. If there are more than two parents, the second value
has its most-significant bit on and the other bits store an array
position into the Extra Edge List chunk.
@@ -120,7 +125,7 @@ CHUNK DATA:
* The rest of the chunk is the concatenation of all the computed Bloom
filters for the commits in lexicographic order.
* Note: Commits with no changes or more than 512 changes have Bloom filters
- of length zero.
+ of length one, with either all bits set to zero or one respectively.
* The BDAT chunk is present if and only if BIDX is present.
Base Graphs List (ID: {'B', 'A', 'S', 'E'}) [Optional]