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Re: env GIT_WORK_TREE ignored by git describe --dirty




On Fri, Jan 25, 2019 at 07:52:24PM -0500, Moocowmoo . wrote:

> git describe --dirty shows dirty when cwd not repo work directory.
> 
> Confirmed by osse on freenode irc #git
> 
>   ubuntu@wrk:~/tmp$ pwd
>   /home/ubuntu/tmp
>   ubuntu@wrk:~/tmp$ git clone https://github.com/ipfs/go-ipfs.git
>   ubuntu@wrk:~/tmp$ GIT_DIR=/home/ubuntu/tmp/go-ipfs/.git
> GIT_WORK_TREE=/home/ubuntu/tmp/go-ipfs git describe --dirty
>   v0.4.18-381-gca77ecc76-dirty

It sounds like this this is the same bug being discussed in:

  https://public-inbox.org/git/20190126204951.42455-1-koraktor@xxxxxxxxx/

-Peff