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From: Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
To: David Turner <dturner@twosigma.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org, Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
Subject: [PATCH] docs: update 64-bit core.packedGitLimit default
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:51:30 -0400
Message-ID: <20170621135130.6724hnoovcjfduto@sigill.intra.peff.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20170420210254.f4ykyi46bso5uj3o@sigill.intra.peff.net>

On Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 05:02:55PM -0400, Jeff King wrote:

> >  git-compat-util.h | 2 +-
> >  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> This probably needs an update to the core.packedGitLimit section of
> Documentation/config.txt.

Looks like we never did that part. Here it is (Junio, this goes on top
of dt/raise-core-packed-git-limit).

-- >8 --
Subject: [PATCH] docs: update 64-bit core.packedGitLimit default

We bumped the default in be4ca2905 (Increase
core.packedGitLimit, 2017-04-20) but never adjusted the
documentation to match.

Signed-off-by: Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
---
 Documentation/config.txt | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/config.txt b/Documentation/config.txt
index f6278a5ae..fc2cf1fe1 100644
--- a/Documentation/config.txt
+++ b/Documentation/config.txt
@@ -683,7 +683,8 @@ core.packedGitLimit::
 	bytes at once to complete an operation it will unmap existing
 	regions to reclaim virtual address space within the process.
 +
-Default is 256 MiB on 32 bit platforms and 8 GiB on 64 bit platforms.
+Default is 256 MiB on 32 bit platforms and 32 TiB (effectively
+unlimited) on 64 bit platforms.
 This should be reasonable for all users/operating systems, except on
 the largest projects.  You probably do not need to adjust this value.
 +
-- 
2.13.1.792.g159074dab


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Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-04-20 20:41 [PATCH] Increase core.packedGitLimit David Turner
2017-04-20 21:02 ` Jeff King
2017-04-20 21:58   ` Johannes Schindelin
2017-04-20 22:04     ` David Turner
2017-04-21  9:34       ` Johannes Schindelin
2017-06-21 13:51   ` Jeff King [this message]
2017-06-21 16:25     ` [PATCH] docs: update 64-bit core.packedGitLimit default Stefan Beller
2017-06-21 18:06       ` Jeff King
2017-06-21 18:38         ` Junio C Hamano
2017-06-21 18:53           ` Jeff King
2017-06-21 19:22             ` Junio C Hamano
2017-06-21 19:31               ` Jeff King
2017-06-21 13:44 ` [PATCH] Increase core.packedGitLimit Jeff King

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