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From: Junio C Hamano <>
To: "Torsten Bögershausen" <>
Cc: "SZEDER Gábor" <>,
Subject: Re: broken ?
Date: Thu, 02 May 2024 14:20:54 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqq4jbfdi6h.fsf@gitster.g> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20240502205121.GB11895@tb-raspi4> ("Torsten Bögershausen"'s message of "Thu, 2 May 2024 22:51:21 +0200")

Torsten Bögershausen <> writes:

> Thanks folks for digging - the patch makes both test cases pass.
> Some official information:
> $ man mv
> on the both machines says
> [snip]
> If the destination path does not have a mode which permits writing,
> mv prompts the user for confirmation as specified for the -i option.
> To summarize what I have at hand right now:
> MacOs 11.7.10 fails t4216 and t5318, both pass under MacOs 13.6.6
> But why doesn't `mv` not hang then ?

It is a sensible choice for the command to assume a "safer" no and
continuing rather than hanging, so that part is understandable.

So presumably 13.6.6 has a working "mv" but their "man mv" is not
updated to how the command actually works?

In any case, let me declare victory and queue the patch I sent


  reply	other threads:[~2024-05-02 21:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2024-04-29 17:12 [ANNOUNCE] Git v2.45.0 Junio C Hamano
2024-05-01 17:39 ` rsbecker
2024-05-02  5:56 ` broken ? Torsten Bögershausen
2024-05-02 16:06   ` Junio C Hamano
2024-05-02 18:59     ` Torsten Bögershausen
2024-05-02 19:26       ` SZEDER Gábor
2024-05-02 19:55         ` Junio C Hamano
2024-05-02 20:05           ` Junio C Hamano
2024-05-02 20:15           ` Junio C Hamano
2024-05-02 20:51             ` Torsten Bögershausen
2024-05-02 21:20               ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2024-05-02 16:26   ` Junio C Hamano

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