Re: how exactly can git config section names contain periods?
- Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2018 17:55:38 -0400 (EDT)
- From: "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: how exactly can git config section names contain periods?
On Fri, 1 Jun 2018, Jeff King wrote:
> This is mentioned later:
> There is also a deprecated [section.subsection] syntax. With this
> syntax, the subsection name is converted to lower-case and is also
> compared case sensitively. These subsection names follow the same
> restrictions as section names.
> This has been deprecated since 2011. Maybe it's time to finally get
> rid of it.
seven years seems sufficient for deprecation.
Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA