Jonathan Nieder <> writes:

> Thomas Rast wrote:
>> Rene Moser <> writes:
>>> Found a little issue in git version if a file named "-", causing
>>> "git commit" to read from stdin.
>>> (So you must hit ctrl-d or ctrl-c to finish the commit.)
> [...]
>> This was fixed by Junio around 4682d85 (diff-index.c: "git diff" has no
>> need to read blob from the standard input, 2012-06-27), which is
>> included starting with v1.7.12 and the v1.7.11.3 maint release.  Please
>> upgrade.
> Should upgrade-averse folks stuck on 1.7.10.y (like Debian 7.0, which
> is currently in the release candidate stage) take this fix?  Do you
> happen to know of any other fixes such people would want?

FYI, the fix referred to in this thread are three-patch series that
forked from, so it should be trivial to merge it even to
such an old version.

The topic-branch workflow shines ;-)

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