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Re: repeated empty section in config of repository




On Wed, Apr 10, 2019 at 9:08 AM Kurt Ablinger <kurt.ablinger@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> Hello,
>
> I am not sure if this can be problem - at least it is proably not correct:
>
> when adding a key to an empty section and deleting the key so that the section is empty again,
> every add adds the section-name again - example:
>
> git config gc.autoDetach false ; git config --unset gc.autoDetach ; cat config
> [gc]
>
> git config gc.autoDetach false ; git config --unset gc.autoDetach ; cat config
> [gc]
> [gc]
>
> git config gc.autoDetach false ; git config --unset gc.autoDetach ; cat config
> [gc]
> [gc]
> [gc]
>
> Git-version is 2.17.0
> Linux - Cent/OS: 2.6.32-754.10.1.el6.x86_64 - GNU/Linux
>
> Greetings
> Kurt

I believe this was fixed by 4f4d0b42bae8 ("Merge branch
'js/empty-config-section-fix'", 2018-05-08) in git-2.18.0.