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2007-06-07War on whitespaceJunio C Hamano
This uses "git-apply --whitespace=strip" to fix whitespace errors that have crept in to our source files over time. There are a few files that need to have trailing whitespaces (most notably, test vectors). The results still passes the test, and build result in Documentation/ area is unchanged. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-03-22Merge branch 'maint'Junio C Hamano
* maint: Documentation/pack-format.txt: Clear up description of types. fix typo in git-am manpage
2007-03-22Documentation/pack-format.txt: Clear up description of types.Peter Eriksen
Signed-off-by: Peter Eriksen <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-03-20Provide some technical documentation for shallow clonesJohannes Schindelin
There has not been any work on the shallow stuff lately, so it is hard to find out what it does, and how. This document describes the ideas as well as the current problems, and can serve as a starting point for shallow people. Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2007-01-01Update send-pack pipeline documentation.Junio C Hamano
The pipeline was much more complex and needed documentation, but now it is trivial and straightforward. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-12-29Documentation: illustrate send-pack pipeline.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-12-18racy-git: documentation updates.Junio C Hamano
We've removed the workaround for runtime penalty that did not exist in practice some time ago, but the technical paper that proposed that change still said "we probably should do so". Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-08-16Documentation/technical/racy-git.txtJunio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-07-09Assorted typo fixesPavel Roskin
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-06-04Documentation: Spelling fixesHorst H. von Brand
Signed-off-by: Horst H. von Brand <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-05-31Improved pack format documentation.Shawn Pearce
While trying to implement a pack reader in Java I was mislead by some facts listed in this documentation as well as found a few details to be missing about the pack header. Signed-off-by: Shawn O. Pearce <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-04-07Add Documentation/technical/pack-format.txtJunio C Hamano
... along with the previous one, pack-heuristics, by popular demand. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2006-04-07Added Packing Heursitics IRC writeup.Jon Loeliger
Signed-off-by: Jon Loeliger <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-12-13Documentation: fix missing links to git(7)Junio C Hamano
Also move pack protocol description to technical/. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-09-25[PATCH] Finish documenting trivial merge rulesDaniel Barkalow
Fix missing symbol explanations, a few incorrect cases, and add two-way merge rules. Signed-off-by: Daniel Barkalow <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
2005-09-11[PATCH] Document the trivial merge rules for 3(+more ancestors)-way merges.Daniel Barkalow
Signed-off-by: Daniel Barkalow Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>