Re: Old submodules broken in 2.19rc1 and 2.19rc2
- Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2018 13:14:40 -0700
- From: Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Old submodules broken in 2.19rc1 and 2.19rc2
Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> I discovered it by using Debian testing, and it is shipping the 2.17rcs for
> some reason.
I believe you mean Debian unstable. Debian testing has 2.18.0.
> The example is just an old checkout of qt5.git with submodules,
> it is rather large.
Do you have a reproduction recipe I can use (starting with a "git clone"
command I would run using an old version of Git, etc)?
> I could try bisecting, but I am not sure I have the time anytime soon, I just
> wanted to report it to you first incase you knew of a change that suddenly
> assumed the new structure.
This is definitely not an intentional change, so more details would be