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@t-b t-b released this Mar 19, 2015 · 9 commits to master since this release

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PLEASE NOTE: Git for Windows 1.x is deprecated, superseded by Git for Windows 2.x.

New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.5 plus Windows-specific patches.
  • Make vimdiff usable with git mergetool.

Security Updates

  • Mingw-openssl to 0.9.8zf and msys-openssl to 1.0.1m
  • Bash to 3.1.23(6)
  • Curl to 7.41.0

Bugfixes

  • ssh-agent: only ask for password if not already loaded
  • Reenable perl debugging ("perl -de 1" possible again)
  • Set icon background color for Windows 8 tiles
  • poll: honor the timeout on Win32
  • For git.exe alone, use the same HOME directory fallback mechanism as /etc/profile

@dscho dscho released this Dec 18, 2014 · 42 commits to master since this release

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New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.5 plus Windows-specific patches.

Bugfixes

  • Safeguards against bogus file names on NTFS (CVE-2014-9390).

@t-b t-b released this Sep 29, 2014 · 52 commits to master since this release

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New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.4 plus Windows-specific patches.

Bugfixes

  • Update bash to patchlevel 3.1.20(4) (msysgit/msysgit#254, msysgit/msysgit#253). Fixes CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186 and CVE-2014-7187.
  • gitk.cmd now works when paths contain the ampersand (&) symbol (msysgit/msysgit#252)
  • Default to automatically close and restart applications in silent mode installation type
  • Git svn is now usable again (regression in previous update, msysgit/msysgit#245)

@t-b t-b released this Aug 15, 2014 · 63 commits to master since this release

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New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.4 plus Windows-specific patches
  • Add vimtutor (msysgit PR #220)
  • Update OpenSSH to 6.6.1p1 and its OpenSSL to 1.0.1i (msysgit PR #221,
    #223, #224, #226, #229, #234, #236)
  • Update mingw OpenSSL to 0.9.8zb (msysgit PR #241, #242)

Bugfixes

  • Checkout problem with directories exceeding MAX_PATH (PR msysgit/git#212, msysgit #227)
  • Backport a webdav fix from junio/maint (d9037e http-push.c: make CURLOPT_IOCTLDATA a usable pointer, PR msysgit/git#230)

Regressions

  • git svn is/might be broken (unless you use Vagrant). Fixes welcome.

@t-b t-b released this Jun 12, 2014 · 95 commits to master since this release

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New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.4 plus Windows-specific patches.

Bugfixes

@dscho dscho released this Apr 11, 2014 · 121 commits to master since this release

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New Features

  • Comes with Git 1.9.2 plus Windows-specific patches.
  • Custom installer settings can be saved and loaded, for unsupervised installation on batches of machines (#168).
  • Comes with VIM 7.4 (#170).
  • Comes with ZLib 1.2.8.
  • Comes with xargs 4.4.2.

Bugfixes

@sschuberth sschuberth released this Feb 18, 2014 · 139 commits to master since this release

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New Features:

  • Comes with Git 1.9.0 plus Windows-specific patches.
  • Better work-arounds for Windows-specific path length limitations (pull request #122).
  • Uses optimized TortoiseGitPLink when detected (msysGit pull request #154).
  • Allow Windows users to use Linux Git on their files, using Vagrant http://www.vagrantup.com/ (msysGit pull request #159).
  • InnoSetup 5.5.4 is now used to generate the installer (msysGit pull request #167).

Bugfixes:

  • Fixed regression with interactive password prompt for remotes using the HTTPS protocol (issue #111).
  • We now work around Subversion servers printing non-ISO-8601-compliant time stamps (pull request #126).
  • The installer no longer sets the HOME environment variable (msysGit pull request #166).
  • Perl no longer creates empty sys$command files when no stdin is connected (msysGit pull request #152).

@sschuberth sschuberth released this Dec 31, 2013 · 155 commits to master since this release

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New Features:

  • Comes with Git 1.8.5.2 plus Windows-specific patches.
  • Windows-specific patches are now grouped into pseudo-branches which should make future development robust despite slow uptake of the Windows-specific patches by upstream git.git.
  • Works around more path length limitations (pull request #86).
  • Has an optional stat() cache toggled via core.fscache (pull request #107).

Bugfixes:

  • Lots of installer fixes.
  • git-cmd: Handle home directory on a different drive correctly (pull request #146).
  • git-cmd: add a helper to work with the ssh agent (pull request #135).
  • Git-Cheetah: prevent duplicate menu entries (pull request #7).
  • No longer replaces dos2unix with hd2u (a more powerful, but slightly incompatible version of dos2unix).

@sschuberth sschuberth released this Dec 6, 2013 · 192 commits to master since this release

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New Features:

  • Comes with Git 1.8.4 plus Windows specific patches.
  • Enabled unicode support in bash (#42 and #79).
  • Included iconv.exe to assist in writing encoding filters.
  • Updated openssl to 0.9.8y.

Bugfixes:

  • Avoid emitting non-printing chars to set console title.
  • Various encoding fixes for the git test suite.
  • Ensure wincred handles empty username/password.

@sschuberth sschuberth released this Dec 6, 2013 · 215 commits to master since this release

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New Features:

  • Comes with Git 1.8.3 plus Windows specific patches.
  • Updated curl to 7.30.0 with IPv6 support enabled.
  • Updated gnupg to 1.4.13.
  • Installer improvements for update or reinstall options.

Bugfixes:

  • Avoid emitting color coded ls output to pipes.
  • ccache binary updated to work on XP.
  • Fixed association of .sh files setup by the installer.
  • Fixed registry-based explorer menu items for XP (#95).