Commit 610f99ec authored by Junio C Hamano's avatar Junio C Hamano

Update draft release notes to 1.6.6

Signed-off-by: default avatarJunio C Hamano <[email protected]>
parent 24be4952
......@@ -46,11 +46,28 @@ Updates since v1.6.5
(usability, bells and whistles)
* The object replace mechanism can be bypassed with --no-replace-objects
global option given to the "git" program.
* "git fsck" by default checks the packfiles (i.e. "--full" is the
default); you can turn it off with "git fsck --no-full".
* import-tars contributed fast-import frontend learned more types of
compressed tarballs.
* "git instaweb" knows how to talk with mod_cgid to apache2.
* "git log --decorate" shows the location of HEAD as well.
* "git rebase -i" learned "reword" that acts like "edit" but immediately
starts an editor to tweak the log message without returning control to
the shell, which is done by "edit" to give an opportunity to tweak the
* Author names shown in gitweb output are links to search commits by the
Fixes since v1.6.5
......@@ -69,3 +86,23 @@ release, unless otherwise noted.
whitespace attribute). The 'trailing-space' whitespace error class has
become a short-hand to cover both of these and there is no behaviour
change for existing set-ups.
* "git cvsimport" did not work well when it is fed filenames from the
command line and is not started at the top of the work tree. We should
backport this by merging f6fdbb6 (cvsimport: fix relative argument
filenames, 2009-10-19).
* The way gitweb escapes its CGI parameters were broken especially when
the parameter was a UTF-8 string. We may want to backport this to
1.6.5.X series by merging 452e225 (gitweb: fix esc_param, 2009-10-13).
* gitweb used to show 'patch' link for merge commits but the output from
it is not usable to feed "git am" with. We may want to backport this
to 1.6.5.X series by merging 1655c98 (gitweb: Do not show 'patch' link
for merge commits, 2009-10-09).
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe master)
git shortlog --no-merges $O..master --not maint
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