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From: Tao Klerks <>
To: Derrick Stolee <>
Subject: Re: Partial Clone, and a strange slow rev-list call on fetch
Date: Sat, 5 Jun 2021 08:35:02 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Fri, Jun 4, 2021 at 3:21 PM Derrick Stolee <> wrote:
> You
> have convinced me that there are deeper things going on than just
> the "unshallow, but with filters this time" situation.
> I have created an internal issue for my team to investigate this
> when we have capacity for it.

Awesome, thanks!

One more comment on this: As I was trawling through release notes
looking for the right minimum git client version to target/support, I
discovered that the whole "fetch shallow, then unshallow filtered"
flow, which I might have thought I came up with on my own, was
intended to be supported with a change Xin Li made about a year ago,
and landed in 2.28.0:

As far as I can tell this implementation/behavior does *not* attempt
to convert existing non-promisor packfiles to promisor packfiles, so
either this behavior should be adjusted to do so, or we should
consider this flow (and the presence of non-promisor packfiles at the
"tip") supported...?

      reply	other threads:[~2021-06-05  6:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-06-02  4:56 Partial Clone, and a strange slow rev-list call on fetch Tao Klerks
2021-06-02 11:18 ` Derrick Stolee
2021-06-03 21:10   ` Tao Klerks
2021-06-04 13:21     ` Derrick Stolee
2021-06-05  6:35       ` Tao Klerks [this message]

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