Jeff King <p...@peff.net> writes:
> On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 06:00:54PM +0100, Matthieu Moy wrote:
>> The documentation mentionned only newlines and double quotes as
>> diff --git a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
>> index 6603a7a..35b909c 100644
>> --- a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
>> +++ b/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
>> @@ -558,8 +558,9 @@ A `<path>` string must use UNIX-style directory
>> separators (forward
>> slash `/`), may contain any byte other than `LF`, and must not
>> start with double quote (`"`).
>> -If an `LF` or double quote must be encoded into `<path>` shell-style
>> -quoting should be used, e.g. `"path/with\n and \" in it"`.
>> +If an `LF`, backslash or double quote must be encoded into `<path>`
>> +shell-style quoting should be used, and the complete name should be
>> +surrounded with double quotes e.g. `"path/with\n, \\ and \" in it"`.
That "shell-style" contradicts with what fast-import.c says, though.
It claims to grok \octal and described as C-style.
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