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Re: [PATCH] Drop some dashes from built-in invocations in scripts




Hi Michael,

On Fri, 4 Aug 2017, Michael Forney wrote:

> This way, they still work even if the built-in symlinks aren't
> installed.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Michael Forney <mforney@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> It looks like there was an effort to do this a number of years ago (through
> `make remove-dashes`). These are just a few I noticed were still left in the
> .sh scripts.

I am very much in favor of this patch. It also helps with things like
building Git in Visual Studio (where hard-linking builtins is not part of
the process).

See also
https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/compare/2006e3973ce6%5E...2006e3973ce6%5E2

Thanks,
Johannes