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Re: [ANNOUNCE] Git v2.20.0-rc1




On Sun, Nov 25, 2018 at 11:37 PM Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> Unless I hear otherwise in the next 24 hours, I am planning to
> merge the following topics to 'master' before cutting -rc2.  Please
> stop me on any of these topics.
>
>  - jc/postpone-rebase-in-c
>
>    This may be the most controversial.  It demotes the C
>    reimplementation of "git rebase" to an experimental opt-in
>    feature that can only be enabled by setting rebase.useBuiltIn
>    configuration that defaults to false.
>
>    cf. <xmqq36roz7ve.fsf_-_@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

If we don't set rebase.useBuiltin to false, then there is also a minor
regression in the error message printed by the built-in rebase we may
want to try to address.  I have a patch for it at
<20181122044841.20993-2-newren@xxxxxxxxx>, but I don't know if that
patch is acceptable as-is this close to a release since that'd not
give translators much time to update.