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Re: [PATCH 0/2] Avoiding errors when partial cloning a tagged blob




Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> The upsides are that
> ...
> - down the line, it should make operations like "fetch just this one
>   tree" a little simpler, since you can use
>
>    filter blob:none
>    filter tree:none
>    want <this tree>

;-) 

I think this example, especially without the first line, would have
a practical use, i.e. "grab the contents of this directory without
recursing", and as such is a very convincing argument to support the
approach taken by the solution presented here.

> ....  So I'm comfortable with the direction
> this series goes in, though I haven't looked at the patches in detail.

Likewise.  Thanks.