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From: Jonathan Nieder <>
To: Jonathan Tan <>
Cc:, Junio C Hamano <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fetch-pack: send server options after command
Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 12:11:51 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Jonathan Tan wrote:

> Currently, if any server options are specified during a protocol v2
> fetch, server options will be sent before "command=fetch". Write server
> options to the request buffer in send_fetch_request() so that the
> components of the request are sent in the correct order.
> The protocol documentation states that the command must come first. The
> Git server implementation in serve.c (see process_request() in that
> file) tolerates any order of command and capability, which is perhaps
> why we haven't noticed this. This was noticed when testing against a
> JGit server implementation, which follows the documentation in this
> regard.
> Signed-off-by: Jonathan Tan <>
> ---
>  fetch-pack.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Oh, dear.  Thanks for fixing it.

Reviewed-by: Jonathan Nieder <>

6e98305985 (clone: send server options when using protocol v2,
2019-04-12) is part of release candidates, but it looks like we caught
this in time to get the fix in before the release.

Should we add an interop test for this to t/interop/?


  reply	other threads:[~2019-05-24 19:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-22 20:08 [PATCH] fetch-pack: send server options after command Jonathan Tan
2019-05-24 19:11 ` Jonathan Nieder [this message]
2019-05-28 18:00   ` Junio C Hamano

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