Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Test: Git v2.21.0-1
- Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 17:00:42 -0700 (PDT)
- From: Steven Penny <svnpenn@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Test: Git v2.21.0-1
On Wed, 1 May 2019 22:08:25, Adam Dinwoodie wrote:
After far more delay than I'd have liked, version 2.21.0-1 of Git has
been uploaded and should be coming soon to a mirror near you. Because
a lot of the delays in producing this version have been down to
getting a stable and clean build, and that's the sort of thing that
has caused problems in the past, for now this release is available as
a test version only. If you're able, I'd be very grateful if you can
install it and check it works as expected.
If there are no identified problems, I intend to promote this to
stable in a couple of weeks.
This new version incorporates a fix for a long standing path issue that was
introduced Dec 2016:
and I reported Nov 2018:
and patched Dec 2018:
My basic test passes so thats appreciated. Also this new version incorporates a
feature addition "git blame --color-by-age" which was introduced May 2018:
I never requested a new version because... reasons:
at any rate, my basic test for "blame" with color passes so thats appreciated.
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