Michael J Gruber <g...@drmicha.warpmail.net> writes:
> Signed-off-by: Michael J Gruber <g...@drmicha.warpmail.net>
> Documentation/git-describe.txt | 16 +++++++++++++++-
> t/t6120-describe.sh | 7 +++++++
> 2 files changed, 22 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> diff --git a/Documentation/git-describe.txt b/Documentation/git-describe.txt
> index 72d6bb6..9fb5c84 100644
> --- a/Documentation/git-describe.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/git-describe.txt
> @@ -84,6 +84,10 @@ OPTIONS
> Only consider tags matching the given pattern (can be used to avoid
> leaking private tags made from the repository).
> + Only consider tags which can be reached from '<committish>' by a first
> + parent walk, i.e. only those which are not on side branches.
[PATCH 1/2] says:
git describe --contains --first-parent is forbidden because git name-rev
(which is called by that) favors first-parent transversal already,
although not strictly so.
but the end-users won't read the log message, so something like that
need to be here, I guess.
But if "name-rev" does more-or-less first-parent anyway, perhaps
simply ignoring --first-parent when doing --contains may make more
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