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Re: Quoted-printable support in git am




On 05/10/2017 11:43, Junio C Hamano wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 5, 2017 at 6:30 PM, Jeff King wrote:
> 
>> Mason wrote:
>>
>>> The patch header contains:
>>>
>>> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8; format=flowed
>>> Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
>>
>> That looks right. Though I wouldn't be surprised if whatever generated
>> the "flowed" also screwed up patch whitespace.
>> ...
>> If it does have the qp bits decoded, then I'd suspect that maybe there's
>> whitespace damage caused by the MUA.
> 
> I would be surprised if MUA that says format=flawed did _not_ mangle the patch.

format=flawed  :-) Did you write that on purpose?

Anyway, it turns out that I had somehow managed to generate an invalid patch
(with a spurious leading space in the 3+3 context lines); the quoted-printable
mangling was, in fact, a red-herring. Doh!

Sorry for the noise.