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From: Junio C Hamano <>
To: Jacob Keller <>
Cc: Urs Thuermann <>,
	Git mailing list <>,
	Igor Djordjevic <>
Subject: Re: How to keep log history when renaming and changing simultaneously
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:20:54 -0700
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Jacob Keller <> writes:

> Unfortunately I don't have a ready link to the message, but there is a
> very good post from early on in Git's development where Linus explains
> why Git does not store rename and copy information in the history.

One of the most important message in the list archive, gmane:217 aka

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-04-17 11:36 Urs Thuermann
2017-04-17 12:17 ` Duy Nguyen
2017-04-17 20:34 ` Igor Djordjevic
2017-04-17 21:36   ` Urs Thuermann
2017-04-18  1:15     ` Jacob Keller
2017-04-18  3:20       ` Junio C Hamano [this message]

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