Junio C Hamano venit, vidit, dixit 11.05.2013 19:36:
> Michael J Gruber <g...@drmicha.warpmail.net> writes:
>>>> +  if (!DIFF_OPT_TOUCHED(&rev->diffopt, ALLOW_TEXTCONV) ||
>>>> +      !DIFF_OPT_TST(&rev->diffopt, ALLOW_TEXTCONV))
>>>> +          return stream_blob_to_fd(1, sha1, NULL, 0);
>>> It is surprising that the necessary change is only this, but I think
>>> it is correct ;-).  We ignore textconv when the command line did not
>>> mention --[no-]textconv, or the command line said --no-textconv
>>> explicitly.
>>> This (especially the first condition) may deserve an in-code comment
>>> for anybody who wonders where this default behaviour is implemented.
>> It's not as if we would document behavior by in-code comments in
>> general, do we? The usual answer is "git log -S" or "git blame".
> The comment and the future reader I had in mind was more like
>       Default to --no-textconv, even though cmd_log_init_defaults()
>         sets the bit, when the user did not explicitly ask for it.
> sought by somebody who wonders _where_ in the code we ignore
> ALLOW_TEXTCONV that is set in cmd_log_init_defaults().
> That is not something you can find with "log -S" or "blame", is it?

I'll refactor and restructure anyways. That will also get this whole
default discussion out of the way:

I'll try out the "show attribute" route as indicated. I'm not sure what
to do about the object_array/context discussion, though.

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