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From: "Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason" <avarab@gmail.com>
To: Han-Wen Nienhuys <hanwen@google.com>
Cc: Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget <gitgitgadget@gmail.com>,
	git <git@vger.kernel.org>, Jeff King <peff@peff.net>,
	Ramsay Jones <ramsay@ramsayjones.plus.com>,
	Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@gmail.com>,
	Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>,
	Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@google.com>,
	Josh Steadmon <steadmon@google.com>,
	Emily Shaffer <emilyshaffer@google.com>,
	Patrick Steinhardt <ps@pks.im>,
	Felipe Contreras <felipe.contreras@gmail.com>,
	Derrick Stolee <stolee@gmail.com>,
	Han-Wen Nienhuys <hanwenn@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 18/20] Reftable support for git-core
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 16:55:40 +0200
Message-ID: <87wnt2th1v.fsf@evledraar.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAFQ2z_OSbeciLQnoognG+Hh5S1tZTHO6WUviC9h5YMer766k6g@mail.gmail.com>


On Wed, Apr 14 2021, Han-Wen Nienhuys wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 13, 2021 at 9:18 AM Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
> <avarab@gmail.com> wrote:
> [...]
>> I understand that getting this series to land has been a pain, but this
>> sort of thing doesn't inspire confidence.
>>
>> Manually running it under reftable anyway I have 17 out of 81 tests
>> failing. A lot of tests won't run under reftable because they're of the
>> form:
>>
>>         test_when_finished "remove_object $tag" &&
>>         echo $tag >.git/refs/tags/wrong &&
>>         test_when_finished "git update-ref -d refs/tags/wrong" &&
>>
>> I.e. we have some hack to get around update-ref guarding things for us.
>>
>> I would think that a better approach here would be to start with some
>> (per-se unrelated) series to teach update-ref some mode like
>> hash-object's --literally, i.e. "YOLO this ref update".
>
> I disagree.  I think this would be a job better suited to a
> test-helper. Then we don't put tools into users' hands that
> potentially corrupt the repository. I don't understand why hash-object
> --literally is not a test helper either.

I don't feel too strongly either way, and in any case that's a
discussion for any such mass test update series, and separate from the
reftable series per-se.

I do lean on the side of shipping a thing like that as part of our
plumbing, of course with very prominent warnings, just as we do
--literally.

It is useful for not only our test suite, but also for others to
reproduce issues locally with the ref and object store going out of
sync.

Until now there hasn't been much of a need in practice, the file backend
format is trivially understood and you can just echo a bad value to a
file.

But if I or anyone else encounters some Heisenbug in the wild where we
suspect the ref and object store went out of syncy, and we're using
reftable, it would be very handy to test that with an "update-ref
--literally", instead of having to locally recompile git, or otherwise
munge the opaque reftable format.

>> Then adjust our various tests that move, clobber, or intentionally
>> corrupt things in the refstore to use that helper/option.
>>
>> At that point we can actually run things like t1450-fsck.sh, maybe we
>> simply have to skip some of them because we think the sort of corruption
>> we're testing/worried about is impossible with reftable, but that in
>> itself is *very* interesting.
>
> One reason for skipping some files wholesale, is that quite a few
> tests are not isolated in their test functions, so skipping an
> individual test functions affects follow-on tests. I can't remember if
> t1450 is one of them, though.

[...]

>> I.e. do we not have to handle certain edge cases at all in fsck and
>> friends because of inherent properties of the reftable backend (e.g. I'd
>> assume, but don't know, that we're not likely to get one corrupt ref
>> entry with it), but of course we can have a ref pointing to a loose
>> object that then gets removed, and is thus corrupt.
>>
>> Anyway. I'm speculating, but that's also my point, that I'm having to
>> speculate. That comes down to us having a new GIT_TEST_* mode that
>> doesn't pass the test suite._
>
> The speculation is warranted, but there are currently about 80 files
> that have some sort of test failure, and some of these are for quite
> common workflows. I would rather focus on those before looking at
> tests like fsck. Functional failures may have far reaching
> implications on the code structure (example: worktrees considerably
> complicated both the reftable library and its git-core glue), while
> corruption issues if they occur, will be due to localized bugs.

I'm not sure from reading this if/where we disagree, so let's enumerate
and see where we land point-by-point:

 1. The test suite must pass 100% for any new GIT_TEST_X mode as it
    lands.

 2. It must do so in a meaningful way (i.e. not skipping entire files,
    if some/many of the tests are relevant / stress the codepath
    involved)

 3. #2 should be there as the series lands.

My comments on that:

 1: I feel strongly that #1 is an absolute prerequisite for integrating
    this or any other major core surgery.

    E.g. now we can't do any meaningful cross-platform tests for this to
    see how it breaks on our various supported platforms.

    We're also in V6 of this and apparently finding an easily
    discoverable segfault now, if v7 of this had a GIT_TEST_REFTABLE in
    the relevant ci/* code ...

    I realize that that's hard, e.g. we had to do large refactoring for
    all of the commit-graph, protocol v2, sha256 etc. modes, but it
    really pays off. E.g. for protocol v2 upload-pack not paying
    attention to hideRefs was discovered that way.

 2-3: I do think we should have this too, but would be willing to be
      convinced otherwise. E.g. we have a "gcov" target, once we have #1
      passing do we se that under GIT_TEST_REFTABLE=1 we have the same
      (or trivially explainable) test coverage, or are we simply
      skipping a large part of the fsck etc. code (some/much of which
      will have to do with refs).

      Even more than test coverage I think this is interesting to see
      what we *don't* cover, as I noted upthread. I.e. can we skip large
      parts of some sanity checking "if (reftable)"? I suspect so, but
      without the coverage we won't be able to tell.

I realize the above would be a lot of work, probably a >50 patch series
to t/* if previous major GIT_TEST_* refactorings are any indication.

But if we agree that's a viable way forward that's not all work that
you'd have to do.


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Thread overview: 251+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-16 19:10 [PATCH 00/13] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 01/13] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 02/13] reftable: define the public API Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 03/13] vcxproj: adjust for the reftable changes Johannes Schindelin via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 04/13] reftable: add a barebones unittest framework Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 05/13] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 06/13] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-20  1:00   ` Junio C Hamano
2020-09-21 13:13     ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-09-24  7:21       ` Jeff King
2020-09-24  7:31         ` Jeff King
2020-09-24 17:22           ` Junio C Hamano
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 07/13] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 08/13] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 09/13] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 10/13] reftable: read " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 11/13] reftable: file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 12/13] reftable: rest of library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-09-16 19:10 ` [PATCH 13/13] reftable: "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:10 ` [PATCH v2 00/13] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 01/13] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02  3:18     ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 02/13] reftable: define the public API Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02  3:58     ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-09 21:13       ` Emily Shaffer
2020-10-10 17:03         ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-11-30 14:44         ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-10 13:43       ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-12 16:57         ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-11-30 14:55           ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-08  1:41     ` Jonathan Tan
2020-10-10 16:57       ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 03/13] vcxproj: adjust for the reftable changes Johannes Schindelin via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02  4:02     ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-02 11:43       ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 04/13] reftable: add a barebones unittest framework Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02  4:05     ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-08  1:45     ` Jonathan Tan
2020-10-08 22:31       ` Josh Steadmon
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 05/13] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02  4:12     ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-10 17:32       ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-12 15:25         ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-12 17:05           ` Patrick Steinhardt
2020-10-12 17:45             ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-13 12:12             ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-13 15:47               ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-15 11:46                 ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-15 16:23                   ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-15 19:39                     ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-16  9:15                     ` Patrick Steinhardt
2020-10-02 14:01     ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-02 20:47       ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-03  8:07         ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-08  1:48     ` Jonathan Tan
2020-10-10 17:28       ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-10-11 10:52         ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-12 15:19           ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-12 18:44             ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-12 19:41               ` Jonathan Nieder
2020-10-12 20:27                 ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-12 16:42           ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-12 19:01             ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-23  9:13         ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-10-23 17:36           ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 06/13] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 19:23     ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-01 19:59       ` Ramsay Jones
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 07/13] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 08/13] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:10   ` [PATCH v2 09/13] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:11   ` [PATCH v2 10/13] reftable: read " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:11   ` [PATCH v2 11/13] reftable: file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-01 16:11   ` [PATCH v2 12/13] reftable: rest of library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-10-02 13:57     ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-02 17:08       ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-04 18:39         ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-01 16:11   ` [PATCH v2 13/13] reftable: "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42   ` [PATCH v3 00/16] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 01/16] move sleep_millisec to git-compat-util.h Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 02/16] init-db: set the_repository->hash_algo early on Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-27 10:22       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 03/16] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-27 10:23       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-30 11:26         ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-11-30 20:25           ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-11-30 21:21             ` Felipe Contreras
2020-12-01  9:51               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-12-01 10:38                 ` Felipe Contreras
2020-12-01 11:45                   ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-12-01 13:34                     ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-12-01 23:13                       ` Felipe Contreras
2020-12-01 23:03                     ` Felipe Contreras
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 04/16] reftable: add error related functionality Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-27  9:13       ` Felipe Contreras
2020-11-27 10:25       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-30 11:27         ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 05/16] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-27 10:18       ` Felipe Contreras
2020-11-27 10:33       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 06/16] reftable: add blocksource, an abstraction for random access reads Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 07/16] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 08/16] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 09/16] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 10/16] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 11/16] reftable: read " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 12/16] reftable: reftable file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 13/16] reftable: rest of library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 14/16] Reftable support for git-core Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-11-27 10:59       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 15/16] git-prompt: prepare for reftable refs backend SZEDER Gábor via GitGitGadget
2020-11-26 19:42     ` [PATCH v3 16/16] Add "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00     ` [PATCH v4 00/15] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 01/15] init-db: set the_repository->hash_algo early on Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 02/15] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 03/15] reftable: add error related functionality Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 04/15] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 05/15] reftable: add blocksource, an abstraction for random access reads Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 06/15] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 07/15] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 08/15] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 09/15] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 10/15] reftable: read " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 11/15] reftable: reftable file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 12/15] reftable: rest of library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 13/15] Reftable support for git-core Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-01-21 15:55         ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-01-21 16:14           ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-01-21 16:21             ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-01-26 13:44               ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-23 10:22           ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-26 13:23             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-26 16:17               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-28 16:32                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-28 17:40                   ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-02-22  0:41         ` [PATCH] refs: introduce API function to write invalid null ref Stefan Beller
2021-02-22  1:20           ` Eric Sunshine
2021-02-22  3:09             ` Eric Sunshine
2021-02-22 18:38           ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 14/15] git-prompt: prepare for reftable refs backend SZEDER Gábor via GitGitGadget
2020-12-09 14:00       ` [PATCH v4 15/15] Add "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19       ` [PATCH v5 00/15] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 01/15] init-db: set the_repository->hash_algo early on Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 02/15] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 03/15] reftable: add error related functionality Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 04/15] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 05/15] reftable: add blocksource, an abstraction for random access reads Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 06/15] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 07/15] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 08/15] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 09/15] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 10/15] reftable: read " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 11/15] reftable: reftable file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 12/15] reftable: rest of library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 13/15] Reftable support for git-core Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-03-23 11:40           ` Derrick Stolee
2021-03-23 12:20             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-03-23 20:14               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-23 20:12             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 14/15] git-prompt: prepare for reftable refs backend SZEDER Gábor via GitGitGadget
2021-03-12 20:19         ` [PATCH v5 15/15] Add "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25         ` [PATCH v6 00/20] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 01/20] init-db: set the_repository->hash_algo early on Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 02/20] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-13  7:28             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-13 10:50               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-13 13:41                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 03/20] reftable: add error related functionality Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 04/20] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-13  8:02             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-13 10:58               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-13 12:56                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-13 13:14             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-15 15:00               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 05/20] reftable: add blocksource, an abstraction for random access reads Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 06/20] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 07/20] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 21:40             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-13  8:19             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-15  8:57               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 08/20] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 09/20] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 10/20] reftable: generic interface to tables Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 11/20] reftable: read reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 12/20] reftable: reftable file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 13/20] reftable: add a heap-based priority queue for reftable records Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 14/20] reftable: add merged table view Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 15/20] reftable: implement refname validation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 16/20] reftable: implement stack, a mutable database of reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 17/20] reftable: add dump utility Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 18/20] Reftable support for git-core Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-13  7:18             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-14 16:44               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-16 14:55                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason [this message]
2021-04-16 18:47                 ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 19/20] git-prompt: prepare for reftable refs backend SZEDER Gábor via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 19:25           ` [PATCH v6 20/20] Add "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37           ` [PATCH v7 00/28] reftable library Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 01/28] refs: ref_iterator_peel returns boolean, rather than peel_status Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-20 18:47               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-21 10:15                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-21 23:28                   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 02/28] refs: document reflog_expire_fn's flag argument Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-20 19:34               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-27 15:21                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 03/28] refs/debug: trace into reflog expiry too Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-20 19:41               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-22 17:27                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 04/28] hash.h: provide constants for the hash IDs Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-20 19:49               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-21  1:04                 ` brian m. carlson
2021-04-21  9:43                   ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-07-22  8:31                     ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 05/28] init-db: set the_repository->hash_algo early on Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 06/28] reftable: add LICENSE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-21  7:48               ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-21  9:15                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 07/28] reftable: add error related functionality Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 08/28] reftable: utility functions Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 09/28] reftable: add blocksource, an abstraction for random access reads Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 10/28] reftable: (de)serialization for the polymorphic record type Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-05-04 17:23               ` Andrzej Hunt
2021-05-18 13:12                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 11/28] Provide zlib's uncompress2 from compat/zlib-compat.c Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 12/28] reftable: reading/writing blocks Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 13/28] reftable: a generic binary tree implementation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 14/28] reftable: write reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 15/28] reftable: generic interface to tables Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 16/28] reftable: read reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 17/28] reftable: reftable file level tests Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 18/28] reftable: add a heap-based priority queue for reftable records Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 19/28] reftable: add merged table view Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 20/28] reftable: implement refname validation Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 21/28] reftable: implement stack, a mutable database of reftable files Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 22/28] reftable: add dump utility Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 23/28] Reftable support for git-core Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-20 22:44               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-21 10:19                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-21 23:22                   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-04 17:24               ` Andrzej Hunt
2021-05-18 13:18                 ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-05-18 13:30                   ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 24/28] git-prompt: prepare for reftable refs backend SZEDER Gábor via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 25/28] Add "test-tool dump-reftable" command Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 26/28] t1301: document what needs to be done for REFTABLE Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 27/28] t1401,t2011: parameterize HEAD.lock " Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-19 11:37             ` [PATCH v7 28/28] t1404: annotate test cases with REFFILES Han-Wen Nienhuys via GitGitGadget
2021-04-21  7:45             ` [PATCH v7 00/28] reftable library Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-21  9:52               ` Han-Wen Nienhuys
2021-04-21 11:21                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-04-26 17:59                   ` Han-Wen Nienhuys

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