git - possible rebase on F21

Petr Stodulka pstodulk at
Tue Feb 10 13:05:47 UTC 2015

Dne 10.2.2015 v 11:03 Peter Robinson napsal(a):
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 9:58 AM, Petr Stodulka <pstodulk at> wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> I have this request [0] for rebase of git from version 2.1.0 to 2.2.2 for
>> Fedora 21. Can I do this? Do you know someone about any incompatibilities?
>> For me there are not so big changes but I have not problem with this. We
>> have now version 2.3.0 on rawhide. In the case that yo prefer rebase to
>> 2.2.2 or even to 2.3.0?
> What are the pros of moving from 2.1.x to a newer release? What are
> the possible issues? Is there a soname bump? API/ABI changes? The bug
> just asks for it to rebase and doesn't state why it would be useful.
> In general you should outline things like does it have features that
> are useful, does it have functionality that is needed to interact with
> new features of some public tool or infrastructure (say signed pushes
> for kernel upstream, some new functionality in github etc).
> Peter
Thanks Peter for advice. There are some API changes according to log and 
I don't see any important issue which is fixed in newer version or some 
really so good features. #1187874 is closed now.

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