Re: unclear docs
- Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 23:16:54 +0300
- From: Sergey Lukashev <lukashev.s@xxxxx>
- Subject: Re: unclear docs
autocrlf can be "input" as well.
28.01.2019, 21:32, "Jeff King" <peff@xxxxxxxx>:
> On Mon, Jan 28, 2019 at 10:30:31AM -0800, Junio C Hamano wrote:
>> Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx> writes:
>> > I think it means:
>> > - if core.autocrlf is false (the default), then the text attribute and
>> > core.eol are used
>> > - if core.autocrlf is true, then that overrides the whole
>> > attribute/eol system
>> I think that matches my understanding.
>> > Subject: [PATCH] doc/gitattributes: clarify "autocrlf overrides eol"
>> > We only override core.eol with core.autocrlf when the latter is set to
>> > "true" (otherwise, core.eol would never do anything!). Let's make this
>> I fail to understand what "otherwise..." wants to say. When
>> core.autocrlf is not "true", core.eol would not do anything?
> I meant that if core.autocrlf overrides core.eol also when it is not set
> to true, then there would be no way to use core.eol, because the former
> must be either true or false.