Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Mon, May 13, 2013 at 2:55 PM, Jonathan Nieder <> wrote:

>> My experience is the opposite.  I wonder "What did the author of this
>> nonsense comment mean?" or "What is the purpose of this strange
>> condition in this if () statement?".  Then "git log -S" finds the
>> culprit
> Only if that if () statement looks that way from a single commit.
> That's my point. If the line code bit you are looking at is the result
> of several changes, your log -S will grind a while and find you
> nothing.

Well, no, it should find the final change that brought it into the
current form.  Just like "git blame".

Has it been finding zero results in some cases where the current code
matches the pattern?  That sounds like a bug.
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