Subject: Re: [boost] [git] conversion stalled
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-10-24 23:35:59
On Wednesday, October 9, 2013 3:23:46 PM UTC-7, Niall Douglas wrote:
> Dave I think decided that every text file needed listing in
> .gitattributes with its EOL style, and the .gitattributes file needs
> permuting every commit because as commits pass some text files will
> change from UTF-16 EOL 13,10 through Latin1 EOL 13,10 to UTF-8 EOL 10
> etc so a static .gitattributes would still introduce corruption.
This doesn't sound reminiscent of anything I remember deciding.