Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <pclo...@gmail.com> writes:
> On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 3:09 AM, Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:
>> Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <pclo...@gmail.com> writes:
>>> On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 7:06 PM, Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <pclo...@gmail.com>
>>>> --mirror --single-branch combination does not look right. The "heads/"
>>>> part is missing..
>>> It also does not look right for cloning a tag:
>>> $ LANG=C ./git clone --single-branch --branch=v1.7.0 .git abc
>> What does it even _mean_ to clone a single branch and give a tag,
>> not a branch, to the --branch option? Again, shouldn't it be
>> diagnosed as an error in the first place?
> That could be misleading. The original purpose is to clone just one
> ref, be it a branch or a tag. You might want to work on top of a
> specific version and may not want to clone everything.
Yeah, see my other comments.
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