Commit 641084b6 authored by Jeff King's avatar Jeff King

verify_dotfile: mention case-insensitivity in comment

We're more restrictive than we need to be in matching ".GIT"
on case-sensitive filesystems; let's make a note that this
is intentional.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJeff King <>
parent e19e5e66
......@@ -810,7 +810,10 @@ static int verify_dotfile(const char *rest)
switch (*rest) {
* ".git" followed by NUL or slash is bad.
* ".git" followed by NUL or slash is bad. Note that we match
* case-insensitively here, even if ignore_case is not set.
* This outlaws ".GIT" everywhere out of an abundance of caution,
* since there's really no good reason to allow it.
case 'g':
case 'G':
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