On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 04:52:05PM +0700, Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy wrote:
> upload-pack has a special rev walking code for shallow recipients. It
> works almost like the similar code in pack-objects except:
> 1. in upload-pack, graft points could be added for deepening
> 2. also when the repository is deepened, the shallow point will be
> moved further away from the tip, but the old shallow point will be
> marked as edge to produce more efficient packs. See 6523078 (make
> shallow repository deepening more network efficient - 2009-09-03)
> pass the file to pack-objects via --shallow-file. This will override
> $GIT_DIR/shallow and give pack-objects the exact repository shape that
> upload-pack has.
> mark edge commits by revision command arguments. Even if old shallow
> points are passed as "--not" revisions as in this patch, they will not
> be picked up by mark_edges_uninteresting() because this function looks
> up to parents for edges, while in this case the edge is the children,
> in the opposite direction. This will be fixed in the next patch when
> all given uninteresting commits are marked as edges.
This says "the next patch" but it really refers to 6/6, not 5/6. Patch
6/6 has the same problem (it says "previous patch"). Perhaps patches 4
and 5 should just be swapped?
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