Git v1.8.5.1

The latest maintenance release Git v1.8.5.1 is now available at
the usual places.

The release tarballs are found at:

http://code.google.com/p/git-core/downloads/list

and their SHA-1 checksums are:

dcd244c7198e8afe42ab223f7b3c9b1ae01749c3  git-1.8.5.1.tar.gz
16cd5fdf486aa880c4fcb297d769070c67996317  git-htmldocs-1.8.5.1.tar.gz
32befa65b564640981d71f8a38eee19939a2eb63  git-manpages-1.8.5.1.tar.gz

The following public repositories all have a copy of the v1.8.5.1
tag and the maint branch that the tag points at:

url = https://kernel.googlesource.com/pub/scm/git/git
url = git://repo.or.cz/alt-git.git
url = https://code.google.com/p/git-core/
url = git://git.sourceforge.jp/gitroot/git-core/git.git
url = git://git-core.git.sourceforge.net/gitroot/git-core/git-core
url = https://github.com/gitster/git

Also, http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/ has copies of the
release tarballs.

Git v1.8.5.1 Release Notes

Fixes since v1.8.5

  • “git submodule init” copied “submodule.$name.update” settings from
    .gitmodules to .git/config without making sure if the suggested
    value was sensible.

Changes since v1.8.5 are as follows:

Junio C Hamano (3):
      submodule: do not copy unknown update mode from .gitmodules
      Git 1.8.4.5
      Git 1.8.5.1

Nick Townsend (1):
      ref-iteration doc: add_submodule_odb() returns 0 for success

Junio C Hamano wrote on 03 Dec 2013

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