Hi, On 2013-05-23 15:33, Philip Oakley wrote: > [...] > I did find part of the documentation hidden in git config as a special > case for defining a remote, but the command line effect hadn't been > noted. So I've submitted a documentation patch for comment to the main > list.
Indeed, it's set off quite a firestorm :-) FWIW I still believe that `.' means only `the local repository', and not `the current directory which may or may not contain a .git directory'. You can run a simple git push in a subdirectory of a repository root directory to prove this to yourself: (Assuming a throwaway test repo for the below commands) git checkout -b mybranch master mkdir mydir cd mydir echo myword >myword.txt git add myword.txt git commit -m"My message" git push .. mybranch:master # fatal: '..' does not appear to be a... git push . mybranch:master # Total 0 (delta 0), reused 0 (delta 0)... > [...] > True. Though often an extended discussion... > > in [PATCH 1/3] fetch: add --allow-local option, I tend to agree with Junio that the existing _default_ fetch behaviour shouldn't be changed. But disagreement can be vocal sometimes.... Regards, Yawar
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