The fifteenth batch

Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Junio C Hamano 11 months ago
parent c6fc44e9bf
commit e9e5ba39a7
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@ -74,6 +74,11 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* "git repack" has been taught to generate multi-pack reachability
* "git fsck" has been taught to report mismatch between expected and
actual types of an object better.
* Use ssh public crypto for object and push-cert signing.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@ -173,6 +178,11 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
* Prevent "make sparse" from running for the source files that
haven't been modified.
* The codepath to write a new version of .midx multi-pack index files
has learned to release the mmaped memory holding the current
version of .midx before removing them from the disk, as some
platforms do not allow removal of a file that still has mapping.
Fixes since v2.33
@ -334,6 +344,30 @@ Fixes since v2.33
to be grabbed, which can cause the build&test to fail. Tighten it.
(merge 7491ef6198 js/windows-ci-path-fix later to maint).
* Avoid performance measurements from getting ruined by gc and other
housekeeping pauses interfering in the middle.
(merge be79131a53 rs/disable-gc-during-perf-tests later to maint).
* Stop "git add --dry-run" from creating new blob and tree objects.
(merge e578d0311d rs/add-dry-run-without-objects later to maint).
* "git commit" gave duplicated error message when the object store
was unwritable, which has been corrected.
(merge 4ef91a2d79 ab/fix-commit-error-message-upon-unwritable-object-store later to maint).
* Recent sparse-index addition, namely any use of index_name_pos(),
can expand sparse index entries and breaks any code that walks
cache-tree or existing index entries. One such instance of such a
breakage has been corrected.
* The xxdiff difftool backend can exit with status 128, which the
difftool-helper that launches the backend takes as a significant
failure, when it is not significant at all. Work it around.
(merge 571f4348dd da/mergetools-special-case-xxdiff-exit-128 later to maint).
* Improve test framework around unwritable directories.
(merge 5d22e18965 ab/test-cleanly-recreate-trash-directory later to maint).
* Other code cleanup, docfix, build fix, etc.
(merge f188160be9 ab/bundle-remove-verbose-option later to maint).
(merge 8c6b4332b4 rs/close-pack-leakfix later to maint).
@ -343,3 +377,7 @@ Fixes since v2.33
(merge 100c2da2d3 rs/p3400-lose-tac later to maint).
(merge 76f3b69896 tb/aggregate-ignore-leading-whitespaces later to maint).
(merge 6e4fd8bfcd tz/doc-link-to-bundle-format-fix later to maint).
(merge f6c013dfa1 jc/doc-commit-header-continuation-line later to maint).
(merge ec9a37d69b ab/pkt-line-cleanup later to maint).
(merge 8650c6298c ab/fix-make-lint-docs later to maint).
(merge 1c720357ce ab/test-lib-diff-cleanup later to maint).