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From: Max Kirillov <>
To: "Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason" <>
Cc: Max Kirillov <>,
	Michael Haggerty <>,
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] pack-refs: fail on falsely sorted packed-refs
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:09:14 +0200
Message-ID: <20190223070914.GC2354@jessie.local> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Feb 13, 2019 at 11:08:01AM +0100, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason wrote:
> You have an extra two whitespaces after "&&" there.

Thanks, will check it.

>> +	git commit --allow-empty -m commit &&
> Looks like just "test_commit A" would do here.

About this I'm not sure. AFAIK test_commit does lots of stuff,
so can it be considered "just" compared to "commit
--allow-empty" or the opposite? I could replace it with
test_commit for uniformity reason though.

> We can fail in these sorts of loops. There's a few ways to deal with
> that. Doing it like this with "break" will still silently hide errors:

Thanks, this was pointed point

>> +	printf "$head_object refs/heads/b00\\n" >>.git/packed-refs &&
> Looks like just "echo" here would be simpler since we only use printf to
> add a newline.

Could it happen so that "echo" adds '\r\n' at Windows? I
could use echo.

> Instead of "! git ..." use "test_must_fail git ...". See t/README. This
> will hide e.g. segfaults.

Thanks, this was pointed point

> Also, perhaps:
>     test_must_fail git ... 2>stderr &&
>     grep "broken sorting in packed-refs" stderr
> Would make this more obvious/self-documenting so we know we failed due
> to that issue in particular.

Thanks, will change it

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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-01-30 23:13 Max Kirillov
2019-01-30 23:31 ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31  8:21   ` Max Kirillov
2019-02-08 21:22   ` [PATCH v2] " Max Kirillov
2019-02-08 21:40     ` Eric Sunshine
2019-02-13  4:24       ` Max Kirillov
     [not found]     ` <>
2019-02-13  4:23       ` Max Kirillov
2019-02-13 10:08 ` [RFC PATCH] " Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2019-02-13 10:56   ` SZEDER Gábor
2019-02-23  7:10     ` Max Kirillov
2019-02-14  6:06   ` Jeff King
2019-02-23  7:09   ` Max Kirillov [this message]

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