Commit 6a695513 authored by Junio C Hamano's avatar Junio C Hamano

Update draft release notes to 1.7.1

Signed-off-by: default avatarJunio C Hamano <>
parent 99f5b084
......@@ -7,19 +7,14 @@ Updates since v1.7.0
* Some commands (e.g. svn and http interfaces) that interactively ask
password can be told to use an external program given via GIT_ASKPASS.
* Color values given to "color.<cmd>.<slot>" configuration can now have
more than one attributes (e.g. "bold ul").
* "git apply --whitespace=fix" didn't work well when an early patch in
a patch series adds trailing blank lines and a later one depended on
such a block of blank lines at the end.
* "git am" learned "--keep-cr" option to handle inputs that are
mixture of changes to files with and without CRLF line endings.
* "git cvsimport" learned -R option to leave revision mapping between
CVS revisions and resulting git commits.
* "git diff --submodule" notices and descries dirty submodules.
* "git for-each-ref" learned %(symref), %(symref:short) and %(flag)
......@@ -36,11 +31,15 @@ Updates since v1.7.0
* "git grep" learned to paint filename and line-number in colors.
* "git log -p --first-parent -m" shows one-parent diff for merge
commits, instead of showing combined diff.
* "git merge-file" learned to use custom conflict marker size and also use
the "union merge" behaviour.
* "git notes" command has been rewritten in C and learned quite a
many commands.
many commands and features to help you carry notes forward across
rebases and amends.
* "git request-pull" identifies the commit the request is relative to in
a more readable way.
......@@ -49,6 +48,8 @@ Updates since v1.7.0
near the tip while preserving your local changes in a way similar
to how "git checkout branch" does.
* "git status" notices and descries dirty submodules.
* "git svn" should work better when interacting with repositories
with CRLF line endings.
......@@ -66,5 +67,5 @@ release, unless otherwise noted.
exec >/var/tmp/1
echo O=$(git describe)
git shortlog --no-merges ^maint $O..
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