Andreas Schwab <> writes:

> Junio C Hamano <> writes:
>> Andreas Schwab <> writes:
>>> This configuration variable sets the default for the --full-name option.
>>> Signed-off-by: Andreas Schwab <>
>>> ---
>> Would this change break Porcelains (e.g. Emacs modes) and force them
>> to be updated to explicitly pass --no-full-name to unbreak them?
> Yes, that would be required.  On the other hand, currently it is
> impossible to cut-n-paste a file name without --full-name, since the
> pager is always started in top-level.  Perhaps it is better to fix the
> latter?

On the third hand, git grep isn't plumbing, so variation of output is to
be expected?  We already have grep.lineNumber and grep.patternType /
grep.extendedRegexp (vc-git-grep uses -n itself, but does not protect
against grep.patternType).


Andreas Schwab,
GPG Key fingerprint = 58CA 54C7 6D53 942B 1756  01D3 44D5 214B 8276 4ED5
"And now for something completely different."
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Reply via email to