On 07/19/2013 12:34 PM, Junio C Hamano wrote: > Michael Haggerty <mhag...@alum.mit.edu> writes: > >> I sent the patch shortly before leaving for a trip so I didn't have time >> to make it as complete as I would have liked. But given that the >> problem was already in master, and the fix is pretty simple, I wanted to >> send the fix right away. When I have some time I can fix it up better, > > That is very much appreciated. How would you describe this fix in a > two-to-three line paragraph in Release Notes?
How about: Fix a NULL-pointer dereference during nested iterations over references (for example, when replace references are being used). Unfortunately I don't have time now to audit the code more carefully to figure out what other circumstances might have triggered the bug. Hope that helps, Michael -- Michael Haggerty mhag...@alum.mit.edu http://softwareswirl.blogspot.com/ -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html