From: Junio C Hamano
Date: Sat Sep 29 2007 - 21:28:03 EST

The latest maintenance release GIT is available at the
usual places:


git-{gz,bz2} (tarball)
git-htmldocs-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs)
git-manpages-{gz,bz2} (preformatted docs)
RPMS/$arch/git-*-$arch.rpm (RPM)

GIT v1.5.3.3 Release Notes

Fixes since v1.5.3.2

* git-quiltimport did not like it when a patch described in the
series file does not exist.

* p4 importer missed executable bit in some cases.

* The default shell on some FreeBSD did not execute the
argument parsing code correctly and made git unusable.

* git-svn incorrectly spawned pager even when the user user
explicitly asked not to.

* sample post-receive hook overquoted the envelope sender

* git-am got confused when the patch contained a change that is
only about type and not contents.

* git-mergetool did not show our and their version of the
conflicted file when started from a subdirectory of the

* git-mergetool did not pass correct options when invoking diff3.

* git-log sometimes invoked underlying "diff" machinery


Changes since v1.5.3.2 are as follows:

Carlos Rica (1):
Move make_cache_entry() from merge-recursive.c into read-cache.c

Dan Nicholson (1):
quiltimport: Skip non-existent patches

David Brown (1):
Detect exec bit in more cases.

David Kastrup (1):
Supplant the "while case ... break ;; esac" idiom

Eric Wong (1):
git-svn: don't attempt to spawn pager if we don't want one

Glenn Rempe (1):
Fixed minor typo in t/t9001-send-email.sh test command line.

J. Bruce Fields (1):
user-manual: don't assume refs are stored under .git/refs

Jakub Narebski (2):
gitweb: Remove parse_from_to_diffinfo code from git_patchset_body
gitweb: No difftree output for trivial merge

Jim Meyering (2):
unexpected Make output (e.g. from --debug) causes build failure
Do not over-quote the -f envelopesender value.

Johannes Schindelin (1):
apply: get rid of --index-info in favor of --build-fake-ancestor

Johannes Sixt (2):
gitattributes.txt: Remove a duplicated paragraph about 'ident' and 'crlf' interaction.
gitattributes.txt: Be more to the point in the filter driver description.

Junio C Hamano (3):
Documentation/git-lost-found.txt: drop unnecessarily duplicated name.
Mergetool generating blank files (1.5.3)

Linus Torvalds (1):
Fix revision log diff setup, avoid unnecessary diff generation

Matt Kraai (2):
Move the paragraph specifying where the .idx and .pack files should be
Conjugate "search" correctly in the git-prune-packed man page.

Michael Smith (1):
user-manual: Explain what submodules are good for.

Miklos Vajna (2):
User Manual: add a chapter for submodules
git-bundle: fix commandline examples in the manpage

Randy Dunlap (1):
core-tutorial: correct URL

Shawn Bohrer (1):
Fix spelling of overridden in documentation

Theodore Ts'o (2):
mergetool: fix emerge when running in a subdirectory
mergetool: Fix typo in options passed to kdiff3

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