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Junio C Hamano-2
The latest maintenance release GIT is available at the
usual places:


  git-{gz,bz2} (source tarball)
  git-htmldocs-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs)
  git-manpages-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs)

The RPM binary packages for a few architectures are also provided
as courtesy.

  RPMS/$arch/git-*-$arch.rpm (RPM)

GIT v1.5.6.5 Release Notes

Fixes since v1.5.6.4

* "git cvsimport" used to spit out "UNKNOWN LINE..." diagnostics to stdout.

* "git commit -F filename" and "git tag -F filename" run from subdirectories
  did not read the right file.

* "git init --template=" with blank "template" parameter linked files
  under root directories to .git, which was a total nonsense.  Instead, it
  means "I do not want to use anything from the template directory".

* "git diff-tree" and other diff plumbing ignored diff.renamelimit configuration
  variable when the user explicitly asked for rename detection.

* "git name-rev --name-only" did not work when "--stdin" option was in effect.

* "git show-branch" mishandled its 8th branch.

* Addition of "git update-index --ignore-submodules" that happened during
  1.5.6 cycle broke "git update-index --ignore-missing".

* "git send-email" did not parse charset from an existing Content-type:
  header properly.

Contains other various documentation fixes.


Changes since v1.5.6.4 are as follows:

Anders Melchiorsen (1):
      Documentation: fix diff.external example

Björn Steinbrink (1):
      index-pack.c: correctly initialize appended objects

Brandon Casey (1):
      t/t4202-log.sh: add newline at end of file

Ciaran McCreesh (1):
      Make git-add -i accept ranges like 7-

Jeff King (1):
      init: handle empty "template" parameter

Jim Meyering (1):
      git-cvsimport.perl: Print "UNKNOWN LINE..." on stderr, not stdout.

Johannes Schindelin (1):
      sort_in_topological_order(): avoid setting a commit flag

Jonathan Nieder (2):
      fix usage string for git grep
      git-diff(1): "--c" -> "--cc" typo fix

Junio C Hamano (12):
      refresh-index: fix bitmask assignment
      tests: propagate $(TAR) down from the toplevel Makefile
      Makefile: fix shell quoting
      make sure parsed wildcard refspec ends with slash
      Documentation: clarify diff --cc
      Update my e-mail address
      Start RelNotes to describe accumulated fixes
      builtin-name-rev.c: split deeply nested part from the main function
      RelNotes updates
      fix diff-tree --stdin documentation
      Files given on the command line are relative to $cwd

Linus Torvalds (1):
      diff.renamelimit is a basic diff configuration

Mike Ralphson (1):
      Documentation: typos / spelling fixes in older RelNotes

Peter Valdemar Mørch (1):
      send-email: find body-encoding correctly

Pierre Habouzit (2):
      git-checkout: fix command line parsing.
      git-submodule: move ill placed shift.

Pieter de Bie (1):
      git-name-rev: allow --name-only in combination with --stdin

René Scharfe (1):
      git-name-rev: don't use printf without format

Stephan Beyer (1):
      builtin-revert.c: typofix

Steve Haslam (1):
      Propagate -u/--upload-pack option of "git clone" to transport.

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