Ben Olive <> writes:

> My `.git/config` can be corrupted if I try to get a local branch with
> an extremely long name to track a remote branch.
> Here is a (contrived) example to reproduce the issue:

Don't do that, then ;-)

I think we have a change that is already cooking.

Ben (Walton), want to add a test for your 0971e99 (Remove the hard
coded length limit on variable names in config files, 2012-09-30)
before it hits 'next', perhaps?

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