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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@gmail.com>
Cc: Mike Rappazzo <rappazzo@gmail.com>,
	gitgitgadget@gmail.com, Git Mailing List <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/1] worktree refs: fix case sensitivity for 'head'
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:31:35 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqqefakdbs8.fsf@gitster-ct.c.googlers.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CACsJy8Bj=8xHp3JA8dLbyM=RwJey7utMK6DTVe_0AjBNVHxJyg@mail.gmail.com> (Duy Nguyen's message of "Thu, 13 Dec 2018 21:43:11 +0100")

Duy Nguyen <pclouds@gmail.com> writes:

> If you make "head" work like "HEAD", then it should work for _all_
> commands, not just worktree, and "MASTER" should match
> "refs/heads/master" and so on. I don't think it's as simple as
> changing strcmp to strcasecmp. You would need to make ref management
> case-insensitive (and make sure if still is case-sensitive if
> configured so). I don't think anybody has managed that.

And it is unclear why anybody would even want to do so.

Thanks for a doze of sanity.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2018-12-14  3:31 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-12-13 19:54 [PATCH 0/1] " Michael Rappazzo via GitGitGadget
2018-12-13 19:54 ` [PATCH 1/1] " Michael Rappazzo via GitGitGadget
2018-12-13 20:23   ` Duy Nguyen
2018-12-13 20:34     ` Mike Rappazzo
2018-12-13 20:43       ` Duy Nguyen
2018-12-13 20:47         ` Stefan Beller
2018-12-13 21:14           ` Mike Rappazzo
2018-12-14  0:33             ` brian m. carlson
2018-12-14  6:49             ` Jacob Keller
2018-12-14  7:37               ` Duy Nguyen
2018-12-14 17:22                 ` Jacob Keller
2018-12-14 17:38                   ` Duy Nguyen
2018-12-14 17:46                     ` Duy Nguyen
2018-12-14 18:48                       ` Jacob Keller
2018-12-14 18:47                     ` Jacob Keller
2018-12-13 21:07         ` Mike Rappazzo
2018-12-14  3:31         ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2018-12-14 10:36 ` [PATCH 0/1] " Johannes Schindelin

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