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From: Junio C Hamano <>
To: Jeff King <>
Cc:,  Patrick Steinhardt <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/8] tightening ref handling outside of refs/
Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2024 08:01:36 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqq5xw01acv.fsf@gitster.g> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Jeff King's message of "Mon, 29 Apr 2024 04:15:12 -0400")

Jeff King <> writes:

> This series teaches check_refname_format() to enforce these rules (when
> instructed; see patch 6 for a discussion of all sorts of complications).
> These changes are not backwards-compatible! But that is kind of the
> point. This is stuff that was never supposed to work. My concern would
> just be that somehow somebody is relying on it.

I would of course be worried about the same, but these all look like
reasonable "I wish we did them in this way from the beginning"

      parent reply	other threads:[~2024-04-29 15:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2024-04-29  8:15 [PATCH 0/8] tightening ref handling outside of refs/ Jeff King
2024-04-29  8:16 ` [PATCH 1/8] t0600: don't create ref " Jeff King
2024-04-29  8:36 ` [PATCH 0/8] tightening ref handling " Jeff King
2024-04-29  8:42 ` Jeff King
2024-04-29  9:28   ` Patrick Steinhardt
2024-04-30 10:45     ` Jeff King
2024-04-29 15:01 ` Junio C Hamano [this message]

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