strange behavior of git diff-index
- Date: Wed, 22 May 2019 10:00:50 +0000
- From: Oussama Ghorbel <oussama.ghorbel@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: strange behavior of git diff-index
git diff-index is giving me incorrect information, however if I run git diff, then git diff-index again it will show the correct information.
The steps are the following:
$ git diff-index --name-only HEAD
git appears to list all files in the project irrespective if they modified or not
$ git diff
$ git diff --cached
will show nothing. So I don't have any modification.
Now strangely if I run git diff-index, it will also show nothing which is correction behavior.
my git version is 2.7.4