Adam Spiers <> writes:

> On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 10:23 PM, Junio C Hamano <> wrote:
>> * as/check-ignore (2013-01-10) 12 commits
>>   (merged to 'next' on 2013-01-14 at 9df2afc)
>>  + t0008: avoid brace expansion
>>  + add git-check-ignore sub-command
>>  + setup.c: document get_pathspec()
>>  + add.c: extract new die_if_path_beyond_symlink() for reuse
>>  + add.c: extract check_path_for_gitlink() from treat_gitlinks() for reuse
>>  + pathspec.c: rename newly public functions for clarity
>>  + add.c: move pathspec matchers into new pathspec.c for reuse
>>  + add.c: remove unused argument from validate_pathspec()
>>  + dir.c: improve docs for match_pathspec() and match_pathspec_depth()
>>  + dir.c: provide clear_directory() for reclaiming dir_struct memory
>>  + dir.c: keep track of where patterns came from
>>  + dir.c: use a single struct exclude_list per source of excludes
>>  Add a new command "git check-ignore" for debugging .gitignore
>>  files.
> The above is v4 plus the "t0008: avoid brace expansion" fix.  v4 is
> slightly outdated and not quite the right version to merge to 'next'.


The "What's cooking" is a report of what _has_ already happened.  I
would have appreciated if you said the above _before_ this happened.

> I'll post a v5 re-roll as per:

Now the series is in 'next', it is too late to _replace_ it X-<.
Could you instead make an incremental updates on top?  That way, we
do not have to re-review the whole thing; we only need to review the
changes relative to the old one, making sure that the fixes in the
updates are better than the v4 version.

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