Re: [PATCH v1 2/2] log -S: Add test which searches in binary files
- Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:31:10 +0100 (CET)
- From: Thomas Braun <thomas.braun@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH v1 2/2] log -S: Add test which searches in binary files
> Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> hat am 22. November 2018 um 02:34 geschrieben:
> Thomas Braun <thomas.braun@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > The -S <regex> option of log looks for differences that changes the
> > number of occurrences of the specified string (i.e. addition/deletion)
> > in a file.
> s/-S <regex>/-S<block of text>/ and
> s/the specified string/the specified block of text/ would make it
> more in line with how Documentation/gitdiffcore.txt explains it.
> The original discussion from early 2017 also explains with a pointer
> why the primary mode of -S is not <regex> but is <block of text>.
Thanks for the pointer. I've updated the commit message.
> > diff --git a/t/t4209-log-pickaxe.sh b/t/t4209-log-pickaxe.sh
> > index 42cc8afd8b..d430f6f2f9 100755
> > --- a/t/t4209-log-pickaxe.sh
> > +++ b/t/t4209-log-pickaxe.sh
> > @@ -128,4 +128,15 @@ test_expect_success 'log -G looks into binary files with textconv filter' '
> > test_cmp actual expected
> > '
> > +test_expect_success 'log -S looks into binary files' '
> > + rm -rf .git &&
> > + git init &&
> Same comment as the one for 1/2 applies here.
Fixed as well.
> > + printf "a\0b" >data.bin &&
> > + git add data.bin &&
> > + git commit -m "message" &&
> > + git log -S a >actual &&
> > + git log >expected &&
> > + test_cmp actual expected
> > +'
> > +
> > test_done
> Other than these, I think both patches look sensible. Thanks for
> resurrecting the old topic and reigniting it.