On 02/07, Stefan Beller wrote: > On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 5:12 PM, Brandon Williams <bmw...@google.com> wrote: > > Add the 'shallow' feature to the protocol version 2 command 'fetch' > > which indicates that the server supports shallow clients and deepen > > requets. > > > > Signed-off-by: Brandon Williams <bmw...@google.com> > > --- > > Documentation/technical/protocol-v2.txt | 67 +++++++++++++++- > > serve.c | 2 +- > > t/t5701-git-serve.sh | 2 +- > > upload-pack.c | 138 > > +++++++++++++++++++++++--------- > > upload-pack.h | 3 + > > 5 files changed, 173 insertions(+), 39 deletions(-) > > > > diff --git a/Documentation/technical/protocol-v2.txt > > b/Documentation/technical/protocol-v2.txt > > index 4d5096dae..fedeb6b77 100644 > > --- a/Documentation/technical/protocol-v2.txt > > +++ b/Documentation/technical/protocol-v2.txt > > @@ -201,12 +201,42 @@ packet-lines: > > to its base by position in pack rather than by an oid. That is, > > they can read OBJ_OFS_DELTA (ake type 6) in a packfile. > > > > + shallow <oid> > > + A client must notify the server of all objects for which it only > > s/all objects/all commits/ for preciseness > > > + has shallow copies of (meaning that it doesn't have the parents > > + of a commit) by supplying a 'shallow <oid>' line for each such > > + object so that the serve is aware of the limitations of the > > + client's history. > > + > > + deepen <depth> > > + Request that the fetch/clone should be shallow having a commit > > depth of > > + <depth> relative to the remote side. > > What does depth mean? number of commits, or number of edges? > Are there any special numbers (-1, 0, 1, max int) ? > > From reading ahead: "Cannot be used with deepen-since, but > can be combined with deepen-relative" ?
It just uses the current logic, which has no documentation on any of that so...I'm not really sure? > > > > + > > + deepen-relative > > + Requests that the semantics of the "deepen" command be changed > > + to indicate that the depth requested is relative to the clients > > + current shallow boundary, instead of relative to the remote > > + refs. > > + > > + deepen-since <timestamp> > > + Requests that the shallow clone/fetch should be cut at a > > + specific time, instead of depth. Internally it's equivalent of > > + doing "rev-list --max-age=<timestamp>". Cannot be used with > > + "deepen". > > + > > + deepen-not <rev> > > + Requests that the shallow clone/fetch should be cut at a > > + specific revision specified by '<rev>', instead of a depth. > > + Internally it's equivalent of doing "rev-list --not <rev>". > > + Cannot be used with "deepen", but can be used with > > + "deepen-since". > > What happens if those are given in combination? Should act as an AND, it uses the old logic and there isn't very much documentation on that... -- Brandon Williams