Git 2.37-rc0

Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
pull/1276/head v2.37.0-rc0
Junio C Hamano 4 months ago
parent 21bb3851ee
commit 8168d5e9c2
  1. 37

@ -54,6 +54,9 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* Update the doctype written in gitweb output to xhtml5.
* The "fetch.credentialsInUrl" configuration variable controls what
happens when a URL with embedded login credential is used.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@ -262,6 +265,38 @@ Fixes since v2.36
(merge f1dfbd9ee0 gc/zero-length-branch-config-fix later to maint).
* "git -c diff.submodule=log range-diff" did not show anything for
submodules that changed in the ranges being compared, and
"git -c diff.submodule=diff range-diff" did not work correctly.
Fix this by including the "--submodule=short" output
unconditionally to be compared.
* In Git 2.36 we revamped the way how hooks are invoked. One change
that is end-user visible is that the output of a hook is no longer
directly connected to the standard output of "git" that spawns the
hook, which was noticed post release. This is getting corrected.
(merge a082345372 ab/hooks-regression-fix later to maint).
* Updating the graft information invalidates the list of parents of
in-core commit objects that used to be in the graft file.
* "git show-ref --heads" (and "--tags") still iterated over all the
refs only to discard refs outside the specified area, which has
been corrected.
(merge c0c9d35e27 tb/show-ref-optim later to maint).
* Remove redundant copying (with index v3 and older) or possible
over-reading beyond end of mmapped memory (with index v4) has been
(merge 6d858341d2 zh/read-cache-copy-name-entry-fix later to maint).
* Sample watchman interface hook sometimes failed to produce
correctly formatted JSON message, which has been corrected.
(merge 134047b500 sn/fsmonitor-missing-clock later to maint).
* Use-after-free (with another forget-to-free) fix.
(merge 323822c72b ab/remote-free-fix later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge e6b2582da3 cm/reftable-0-length-memset later to maint).
(merge 0b75e5bf22 ab/misc-cleanup later to maint).
@ -283,3 +318,5 @@ Fixes since v2.36
(merge 2acf4cf001 js/ci-gcc-12-fixes later to maint).
(merge 05e280c0a6 jc/http-clear-finished-pointer later to maint).
(merge 8c49d704ef fh/transport-push-leakfix later to maint).
(merge 1d232d38bd tl/ls-tree-oid-only later to maint).
(merge db7961e6a6 gc/document-config-worktree-scope later to maint).