I've some problems with branch-/ref-names.

Branchnames starting with "--" are not forbidden, I can push to
branchnames which start with "--" ("git push origin master:--test"), but
I cannot create a local branch starting with "--" using "git checkout -B
-- --test". -> "git branch -D --test" works on origin to delete the
branch created by the push.

It seems to be inconsistent. Any idea?

Best regards,
 Sven Strickroth
 ClamAV, a GPL anti-virus toolkit   http://www.clamav.net
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