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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: "René Scharfe" <l.s.r@web.de>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org, Derrick Stolee <stolee@gmail.com>,
	Robert Leftwich <robert@gitpod.io>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] read-cache: let verify_path() reject trailing dir separators again
Date: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 02:04:14 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqqwnmnlwfl.fsf@gitster.g> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <5e6fafa9-f155-61af-6906-05fec27808e6@web.de>

René Scharfe <l.s.r@web.de> writes:

> 6e773527b6 (sparse-index: convert from full to sparse, 2021-03-30) made
> verify_path() accept trailing directory separators for directories,
> which is necessary for sparse directory entries.  This clemency causes
> "git stash" to stumble over sub-repositories, though, and there may be
> more unintended side-effects.
>
> Avoid them by restoring the old verify_path() behavior and accepting
> trailing directory separators only in places that are supposed to handle
> sparse directory entries.
>
> Signed-off-by: René Scharfe <l.s.r@web.de>
> ---
>  read-cache.c                       | 6 +++---
>  t/t3905-stash-include-untracked.sh | 2 +-
>  2 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

Makes sense.  Thanks.

      reply	other threads:[~2021-10-08  9:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-30  0:49 Bug/regression report - 'git stash push -u' fatal errors when sub-repo present Robert Leftwich
2021-09-30 10:06 ` René Scharfe
2021-09-30 16:35   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-10-01 14:25     ` René Scharfe
2021-10-04 20:06       ` Derrick Stolee
2021-10-04 20:52         ` Junio C Hamano
2021-10-04 22:29           ` Derrick Stolee
2021-10-07 20:31 ` [PATCH 1/3] t3905: show failure to ignore sub-repo René Scharfe
2021-10-07 20:31 ` [PATCH 2/3] read-cache: add verify_path_internal() René Scharfe
2021-10-07 20:31 ` [PATCH 3/3] read-cache: let verify_path() reject trailing dir separators again René Scharfe
2021-10-08  9:04   ` Junio C Hamano [this message]

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