Re: Weirdness with git change detection
- Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:04:02 -0700
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Weirdness with git change detection
Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> 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:
>> Happy to collect additional debugging information if it's useful.
> Do you have any funny clean-smudge pair that do not round-trip?
Ah, nevermind. Peff's analysis looks correct. Thanks for a report
to provoke a good discussion.