Ken Tanzer <> writes:

> ASCII text, with very long lines, with CRLF, CR, LF line terminators

I am not very much surprised if such a file misbehaves, because the
"format-patch | am" pipeline is designed to be used on patches that
can be transferred in plain-text e-mail safely.  Long lines should
probably be OK, but mixed CRLF, CR and LF may be problematic.

Having said that...

> I've confirmed with the following test case on three machines, so it
> seems reproducible:
> mkdir temp_test_case
> cd temp_test_case
> git init
> # my file.  Sorry--couldn't find a saner link!
> wget -O jquery-ui-1.8.custom.min.js
> git add jquery-ui-1.8.custom.min.js
> git commit -m 'Adding jquery-ui'
> git rm jquery-ui-1.8.custom.min.js
> git commit -m 'Removing jquery-ui'
> git format-patch HEAD~1
> git reset --hard HEAD~1
> git am 0001*

... this does not break at all for me.
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