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Re: Weirdness with git change detection




Peter Eckersley <peter.eckersley@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> I have a local git repo that's in some weird state where changes
> appear to be detected by "git diff" and prevent operations like "git
> checkout" from switching branches, but those changes are not removed
> by a "git reset --hard" or "git stash".
>
> Here's an example of the behaviour, with "git reset --hard" failing to
> clear a diff in the index:
>
> https://paste.debian.net/975811/
>
> Happy to collect additional debugging information if it's useful.

Do you have any funny clean-smudge pair that do not round-trip?