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Re: [PATCH 12/17] Documentation: describe split commit-graphs




Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> With commit-graph-<HASH> all these unlink() race conditions go away,
> partial reads due to concurrent graph writing becomes a non-issue (we'd
> just leave the old files, "gc" deals with them later..), no need to
> carefully fsync() files/dirs etc as we need to carefully juggle N and
> N+1 files.

The above would give a nice course correction to be in line with the
rest of the system, like how split index knows about and chains to
its base.  Thanks for a dose of sanity.