On Tue, 27 Aug 2013, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> Nicolas Pitre <n...@fluxnic.net> writes:
> > This goes as follows:
> > - Number of tree entries: variable length encoded.
> > Then for each tree entry:
> > - Path component reference: variable length encoded index into the path
> > string dictionary table which also covers the entry mode. To make the
> > overall encoding efficient, the author table is already sorted by usage
> > frequency so the most used names are first and require the shortest
> > index encoding.
> s/author table/tree path table/, I think. The reason why it is a
> good idea to sort these tables by use count applies equally to both
> the author table and the tree path table, though.
Exact. This was a cut and paste mistake.
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