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Re: [PATCH v3 3/3] Add test for describe with a bare repository

On Tue, Jan 29, 2019 at 06:18:59AM +0100, Sebastian Staudt wrote:

> This ensures that nothing breaks the basic functionality of describe for
> bare repositories. Please note that --broken and --dirty need a working
> tree.

Makes sense.

> +test_expect_success 'describe works from outside repo using --git-dir' "
> +  git clone --bare '$TRASH_DIRECTORY' '$TRASH_DIRECTORY/bare' &&
> +  git --git-dir '$TRASH_DIRECTORY/bare' describe
> +"

What the test is doing seems sane, but the same quoting comments from
the earlier patch apply.