Alexandre Julliard <> writes:

> Junio C Hamano <> writes:
>> Enrico Scholz <> writes:
>>> when trying 'M-x git-status' in a submodule created with recent (1.7.5+)
>>> git, the command fails with
>>> | ... is not a git working tree
>>> This is caused by creating submodules with '--separate-git-dir' but
>>> still checking for a working tree by testing for a '.git' directory.
>>> The patch fixes this by relaxing the existing detection a little bit.
>>> Signed-off-by: Enrico Scholz <>
>>> ---
>> This script already relies on the assumption that nobody sane would
>> create a directory named ".git" that is not a git repository, and
>> this loosens the assumption that nobody would create a file named
>> ".git", either.  So I would think it is a sane thing to do, but just
>> in case if the area expert has better ideas, I am forwarding it.
>> Ack?
> Sure, that's fine.

Thanks, both.  Applied.

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