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Re: [PATCH] Clear --exclude list after 'git rev-parse --all'




On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 08:43:37AM +0900, Junio C Hamano wrote:

> Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx> writes:
> 
> > An easy test is:
> >
> >   $ git rev-list --no-walk --exclude='*' --all --all
> >   3289ca716320457af5d2dd550b716282ad22da11
> >   ...a bunch of other tip commits...
> >
> >   $ git rev-parse --exclude='*' --all --all
> >   [no output, but it should print those same tip commits]
> 
> I actually was hoping to see a test that contrasts "--all" (which
> lacks the alleged "clear exclude" bug) with another option that does
> have the "clear exclude", both used with rev-parse, i.e.
> 
>     $ git rev-parse --exclude='*' --glob='*' --glob='*'
>     ... all the ref tips ...
>     $ git rev-parse --exclude='*' --all --all
>     ... ought to be equivalent, but is empty due to the bug ...
> 
> would have been a good demonstration that shows what bug we are
> fixing d(and would have been a good test to accompany the patch.

Yeah, I agree that would be fine, too. I think there are two dimensions
in which to look at the problem, like so:

         rev-list  rev-parse
         --------  ---------
--glob    clears    clears
--all     clears    does not clear

Testing either the row or the column (or both) works for me. :)

-Peff