Re: Next problem: empty ident <joern@limerick.(none)> not allowed

From: Junio C Hamano <>
Date: 2006-04-19 06:37:19
Jörn Engel <> writes:

> And now I have some questions:
> 1. Why didn't the environment variables work?
> 2. Why is there a check for commit information when I pull from some
> tree?

Because "pull" means "fetch and merge the local modifications if
any".  When you merge (and you _did_ merge), you create a new
commit of your own, and the commit records who committed it.


Now, the normal "git log" does not verbosely show committer and

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Received on Wed Apr 19 06:38:04 2006

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