Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#4562 closed enhancement (fixed)


Reported by: Fernando de Oliveira Owned by: Fernando de Oliveira
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords:


Git v1.8.5.3 Release Notes

Fixes since v1.8.5.2

 * The "--[no-]informative-errors" options to "git daemon" were parsed
   a bit too loosely, allowing any other string after these option

 * A "gc" process running as a different user should be able to stop a
   new "gc" process from starting.

 * An earlier "clean-up" introduced an unnecessary memory leak to the
   credential subsystem.

 * "git mv A B/", when B does not exist as a directory, should error
   out, but it didn't.

 * "git rev-parse <revs> -- <paths>" did not implement the usual
   disambiguation rules the commands in the "git log" family used in
   the same way.

 * "git cat-file --batch=", an admittedly useless command, did not
   behave very well.

Also contains typofixes, documentation updates and trivial code clean-ups.

Change History (6)

comment:1 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

Owner: changed from blfs-book@… to Fernando de Oliveira
Status: newassigned

comment:2 by Armin K, 9 years ago

Did you manage to download it? I can't find a link anywhere, not even on the official google site.

comment:3 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

However, without the documents and not being sure if the are going to change anything, it is not possible start to work on it, at least for the book.

comment:4 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

File md5sum was different from the one in the official google site.

Good ones:

$ md5sum git**gz
57b966065882f83ef5879620a1e329ca  git-
77f833deb7db71fa275e942d7ec10019  git-htmldocs-
8602e319e85e031aae9e674306928181  git-manpages-
Last edited 9 years ago by Fernando de Oliveira (previous) (diff)

comment:5 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed at r12577.

comment:6 by bdubbs@…, 9 years ago

Milestone: current

Milestone current deleted

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