Merge branch 'jn/maint-setup-fix' (early part) into jn/paginate-fix
[git/git.git] / git.c
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85023577 1#include "builtin.h"
77cb17e9 2#include "exec_cmd.h"
2b11e317 3#include "cache.h"
575ba9d6 4#include "quote.h"
d8e96fd8 5#include "run-command.h"
8e49d503 6
822a7d50 7const char git_usage_string[] =
511a3fc1 8 "git [--version] [--exec-path[=GIT_EXEC_PATH]] [--html-path]\n"
b0fa7ab5 9 " [-p|--paginate|--no-pager] [--no-replace-objects]\n"
511a3fc1 10 " [--bare] [--git-dir=GIT_DIR] [--work-tree=GIT_WORK_TREE]\n"
293b07f1
TR
11 " [-c name=value] [--help]\n"
12 " COMMAND [ARGS]";
822a7d50 13
b7d96819
TL
14const char git_more_info_string[] =
15 "See 'git help COMMAND' for more information on a specific command.";
16
e37c1329 17static struct startup_info git_startup_info;
4e10738a
JK
18static int use_pager = -1;
19struct pager_config {
20 const char *cmd;
21 int val;
22};
23
24static int pager_command_config(const char *var, const char *value, void *data)
25{
26 struct pager_config *c = data;
27 if (!prefixcmp(var, "pager.") && !strcmp(var + 6, c->cmd))
28 c->val = git_config_bool(var, value);
29 return 0;
30}
31
32/* returns 0 for "no pager", 1 for "use pager", and -1 for "not specified" */
33int check_pager_config(const char *cmd)
34{
35 struct pager_config c;
36 c.cmd = cmd;
37 c.val = -1;
38 git_config(pager_command_config, &c);
39 return c.val;
40}
41
42static void commit_pager_choice(void) {
43 switch (use_pager) {
44 case 0:
45 setenv("GIT_PAGER", "cat", 1);
46 break;
47 case 1:
48 setup_pager();
49 break;
50 default:
51 break;
52 }
53}
54
4b25d091 55static int handle_options(const char ***argv, int *argc, int *envchanged)
4ab243a9
JS
56{
57 int handled = 0;
58
82cd8358
FL
59 if (!getenv("GIT_ASKPASS") && getenv("SSH_ASKPASS"))
60 setenv("GIT_ASKPASS", getenv("SSH_ASKPASS"), 1);
61
4ab243a9
JS
62 while (*argc > 0) {
63 const char *cmd = (*argv)[0];
64 if (cmd[0] != '-')
65 break;
66
6acbcb92
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67 /*
68 * For legacy reasons, the "version" and "help"
69 * commands can be written with "--" prepended
70 * to make them look like flags.
71 */
72 if (!strcmp(cmd, "--help") || !strcmp(cmd, "--version"))
73 break;
74
75 /*
76 * Check remaining flags.
77 */
cc44c765 78 if (!prefixcmp(cmd, "--exec-path")) {
6acbcb92
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79 cmd += 11;
80 if (*cmd == '=')
384df833 81 git_set_argv_exec_path(cmd + 1);
6acbcb92
JS
82 else {
83 puts(git_exec_path());
84 exit(0);
85 }
89a56bfb
MH
86 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--html-path")) {
87 puts(system_path(GIT_HTML_PATH));
88 exit(0);
6acbcb92 89 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "-p") || !strcmp(cmd, "--paginate")) {
4e10738a 90 use_pager = 1;
463a849d 91 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--no-pager")) {
4e10738a 92 use_pager = 0;
463a849d
MM
93 if (envchanged)
94 *envchanged = 1;
b0fa7ab5
CC
95 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--no-replace-objects")) {
96 read_replace_refs = 0;
6476b38b
CC
97 setenv(NO_REPLACE_OBJECTS_ENVIRONMENT, "1", 1);
98 if (envchanged)
99 *envchanged = 1;
6acbcb92 100 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--git-dir")) {
c321f00d
BG
101 if (*argc < 2) {
102 fprintf(stderr, "No directory given for --git-dir.\n" );
103 usage(git_usage_string);
104 }
45b09794 105 setenv(GIT_DIR_ENVIRONMENT, (*argv)[1], 1);
4394efec
ML
106 if (envchanged)
107 *envchanged = 1;
6acbcb92
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108 (*argv)++;
109 (*argc)--;
e4b02333 110 handled++;
cc44c765 111 } else if (!prefixcmp(cmd, "--git-dir=")) {
45b09794 112 setenv(GIT_DIR_ENVIRONMENT, cmd + 10, 1);
4394efec
ML
113 if (envchanged)
114 *envchanged = 1;
892c41b9
ML
115 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--work-tree")) {
116 if (*argc < 2) {
117 fprintf(stderr, "No directory given for --work-tree.\n" );
118 usage(git_usage_string);
119 }
120 setenv(GIT_WORK_TREE_ENVIRONMENT, (*argv)[1], 1);
4394efec
ML
121 if (envchanged)
122 *envchanged = 1;
892c41b9
ML
123 (*argv)++;
124 (*argc)--;
125 } else if (!prefixcmp(cmd, "--work-tree=")) {
126 setenv(GIT_WORK_TREE_ENVIRONMENT, cmd + 12, 1);
4394efec
ML
127 if (envchanged)
128 *envchanged = 1;
6acbcb92 129 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "--bare")) {
ef5ddb2f 130 static char git_dir[PATH_MAX+1];
6adcca3f 131 is_bare_repository_cfg = 1;
9277d602 132 setenv(GIT_DIR_ENVIRONMENT, getcwd(git_dir, sizeof(git_dir)), 0);
4394efec
ML
133 if (envchanged)
134 *envchanged = 1;
8b1fa778
AR
135 } else if (!strcmp(cmd, "-c")) {
136 if (*argc < 2) {
137 fprintf(stderr, "-c expects a configuration string\n" );
138 usage(git_usage_string);
139 }
140 git_config_parse_parameter((*argv)[1]);
141 (*argv)++;
142 (*argc)--;
6acbcb92
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143 } else {
144 fprintf(stderr, "Unknown option: %s\n", cmd);
822a7d50 145 usage(git_usage_string);
6acbcb92 146 }
4ab243a9
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147
148 (*argv)++;
149 (*argc)--;
150 handled++;
151 }
152 return handled;
153}
154
2b11e317
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155static int handle_alias(int *argcp, const char ***argv)
156{
af05d679 157 int envchanged = 0, ret = 0, saved_errno = errno;
2b11e317 158 const char *subdir;
0347a8c7 159 int count, option_count;
4b25d091 160 const char **new_argv;
94351118
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161 const char *alias_command;
162 char *alias_string;
e85dc0a3 163 int unused_nongit;
2b11e317 164
e85dc0a3 165 subdir = setup_git_directory_gently(&unused_nongit);
0347a8c7
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166
167 alias_command = (*argv)[0];
94351118 168 alias_string = alias_lookup(alias_command);
0347a8c7 169 if (alias_string) {
dfd42a3c 170 if (alias_string[0] == '!') {
030149a4 171 commit_pager_choice();
a2f8028d 172 if (*argcp > 1) {
7a33bcbe 173 struct strbuf buf;
a2f8028d 174
7a33bcbe
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175 strbuf_init(&buf, PATH_MAX);
176 strbuf_addstr(&buf, alias_string);
b319ce4c 177 sq_quote_argv(&buf, (*argv) + 1, PATH_MAX);
a2f8028d 178 free(alias_string);
7a33bcbe 179 alias_string = buf.buf;
a2f8028d 180 }
dfd42a3c
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181 trace_printf("trace: alias to shell cmd: %s => %s\n",
182 alias_command, alias_string + 1);
183 ret = system(alias_string + 1);
184 if (ret >= 0 && WIFEXITED(ret) &&
185 WEXITSTATUS(ret) != 127)
186 exit(WEXITSTATUS(ret));
d7530708 187 die("Failed to run '%s' when expanding alias '%s'",
dfd42a3c
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188 alias_string + 1, alias_command);
189 }
0347a8c7 190 count = split_cmdline(alias_string, &new_argv);
dc4179f9
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191 if (count < 0)
192 die("Bad alias.%s string", alias_command);
4394efec
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193 option_count = handle_options(&new_argv, &count, &envchanged);
194 if (envchanged)
195 die("alias '%s' changes environment variables\n"
196 "You can use '!git' in the alias to do this.",
197 alias_command);
0347a8c7
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198 memmove(new_argv - option_count, new_argv,
199 count * sizeof(char *));
200 new_argv -= option_count;
201
202 if (count < 1)
203 die("empty alias for %s", alias_command);
204
205 if (!strcmp(alias_command, new_argv[0]))
206 die("recursive alias: %s", alias_command);
207
b319ce4c 208 trace_argv_printf(new_argv,
6ce4e61f
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209 "trace: alias expansion: %s =>",
210 alias_command);
575ba9d6 211
4b25d091 212 new_argv = xrealloc(new_argv, sizeof(char *) *
6167c136 213 (count + *argcp));
0347a8c7 214 /* insert after command name */
4b25d091 215 memcpy(new_argv + count, *argv + 1, sizeof(char *) * *argcp);
2b11e317 216
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217 *argv = new_argv;
218 *argcp += count - 1;
2b11e317 219
0347a8c7 220 ret = 1;
2b11e317
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221 }
222
7be77de2 223 if (subdir && chdir(subdir))
d824cbba 224 die_errno("Cannot change to '%s'", subdir);
2b11e317 225
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226 errno = saved_errno;
227
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228 return ret;
229}
230
70827b15 231const char git_version_string[] = GIT_VERSION;
5b84f4d8 232
ee38dfb8
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233#define RUN_SETUP (1<<0)
234#define RUN_SETUP_GENTLY (1<<1)
235#define USE_PAGER (1<<2)
7eff28a9
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236/*
237 * require working tree to be present -- anything uses this needs
238 * RUN_SETUP for reading from the configuration file.
239 */
ee38dfb8 240#define NEED_WORK_TREE (1<<3)
a633fca0 241
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242struct cmd_struct {
243 const char *cmd;
244 int (*fn)(int, const char **, const char *);
245 int option;
246};
247
f172f334 248static int run_builtin(struct cmd_struct *p, int argc, const char **argv)
47d0b4ff 249{
99caeed0 250 int status, help;
0f157315 251 struct stat st;
47d0b4ff
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252 const char *prefix;
253
254 prefix = NULL;
99caeed0
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255 help = argc == 2 && !strcmp(argv[1], "-h");
256 if (!help) {
257 if (p->option & RUN_SETUP)
258 prefix = setup_git_directory();
ee38dfb8
NTND
259 if (p->option & RUN_SETUP_GENTLY) {
260 int nongit_ok;
261 prefix = setup_git_directory_gently(&nongit_ok);
262 }
99caeed0 263
ee38dfb8 264 if (use_pager == -1 && p->option & (RUN_SETUP | RUN_SETUP_GENTLY))
99caeed0
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265 use_pager = check_pager_config(p->cmd);
266 if (use_pager == -1 && p->option & USE_PAGER)
267 use_pager = 1;
268 }
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269 commit_pager_choice();
270
99caeed0 271 if (!help && p->option & NEED_WORK_TREE)
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272 setup_work_tree();
273
b319ce4c 274 trace_argv_printf(argv, "trace: built-in: git");
47d0b4ff 275
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276 status = p->fn(argc, argv, prefix);
277 if (status)
47e3de0e 278 return status;
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279
280 /* Somebody closed stdout? */
281 if (fstat(fileno(stdout), &st))
282 return 0;
283 /* Ignore write errors for pipes and sockets.. */
284 if (S_ISFIFO(st.st_mode) || S_ISSOCK(st.st_mode))
285 return 0;
286
287 /* Check for ENOSPC and EIO errors.. */
0227f988 288 if (fflush(stdout))
d824cbba 289 die_errno("write failure on standard output");
0227f988
LT
290 if (ferror(stdout))
291 die("unknown write failure on standard output");
292 if (fclose(stdout))
d824cbba 293 die_errno("close failed on standard output");
0f157315 294 return 0;
47d0b4ff
LT
295}
296
297static void handle_internal_command(int argc, const char **argv)
231af832
LT
298{
299 const char *cmd = argv[0];
47d0b4ff 300 static struct cmd_struct commands[] = {
7ae3df8c 301 { "add", cmd_add, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
11920d28 302 { "stage", cmd_add, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
d97bc5de 303 { "annotate", cmd_annotate, RUN_SETUP },
d1ea8962 304 { "apply", cmd_apply, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY },
265d5280 305 { "archive", cmd_archive },
1bf072e3 306 { "bisect--helper", cmd_bisect__helper, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
4f0219a4 307 { "blame", cmd_blame, RUN_SETUP },
1da1b3a3 308 { "branch", cmd_branch, RUN_SETUP },
2cb60093 309 { "bundle", cmd_bundle, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY },
efffea03 310 { "cat-file", cmd_cat_file, RUN_SETUP },
782c2d65 311 { "checkout", cmd_checkout, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
4465f410
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312 { "checkout-index", cmd_checkout_index,
313 RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE},
0864f264 314 { "check-ref-format", cmd_check_ref_format },
2d35d556 315 { "check-attr", cmd_check_attr, RUN_SETUP },
e827633a 316 { "cherry", cmd_cherry, RUN_SETUP },
7ae3df8c 317 { "cherry-pick", cmd_cherry_pick, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
8434c2f1 318 { "clone", cmd_clone },
113f10f2 319 { "clean", cmd_clean, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
f5bbc322 320 { "commit", cmd_commit, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
efffea03 321 { "commit-tree", cmd_commit_tree, RUN_SETUP },
3ba7e6e2 322 { "config", cmd_config, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY },
8112894d 323 { "count-objects", cmd_count_objects, RUN_SETUP },
9a0eaf83 324 { "describe", cmd_describe, RUN_SETUP },
89d07f75 325 { "diff", cmd_diff },
4f38f6b5 326 { "diff-files", cmd_diff_files, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
efffea03 327 { "diff-index", cmd_diff_index, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 328 { "diff-tree", cmd_diff_tree, RUN_SETUP },
f2dc849e 329 { "fast-export", cmd_fast_export, RUN_SETUP },
b888d61c 330 { "fetch", cmd_fetch, RUN_SETUP },
2d4177c0 331 { "fetch-pack", cmd_fetch_pack, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 332 { "fmt-merge-msg", cmd_fmt_merge_msg, RUN_SETUP },
9f613ddd 333 { "for-each-ref", cmd_for_each_ref, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 334 { "format-patch", cmd_format_patch, RUN_SETUP },
b4dfefe0
MW
335 { "fsck", cmd_fsck, RUN_SETUP },
336 { "fsck-objects", cmd_fsck, RUN_SETUP },
6757ada4 337 { "gc", cmd_gc, RUN_SETUP },
f754fa9c 338 { "get-tar-commit-id", cmd_get_tar_commit_id },
ff38d1a9 339 { "grep", cmd_grep, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY },
b28a1ce0 340 { "hash-object", cmd_hash_object },
f754fa9c 341 { "help", cmd_help },
3bb72562 342 { "index-pack", cmd_index_pack },
515377ea 343 { "init", cmd_init_db },
f754fa9c 344 { "init-db", cmd_init_db },
efffea03
JH
345 { "log", cmd_log, RUN_SETUP | USE_PAGER },
346 { "ls-files", cmd_ls_files, RUN_SETUP },
347 { "ls-tree", cmd_ls_tree, RUN_SETUP },
8951d7c1 348 { "ls-remote", cmd_ls_remote },
f754fa9c
JH
349 { "mailinfo", cmd_mailinfo },
350 { "mailsplit", cmd_mailsplit },
1c7b76be 351 { "merge", cmd_merge, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
71dfbf22 352 { "merge-base", cmd_merge_base, RUN_SETUP },
ba1f5f35 353 { "merge-file", cmd_merge_file },
0ecace72 354 { "merge-index", cmd_merge_index, RUN_SETUP },
a00a42ae 355 { "merge-ours", cmd_merge_ours, RUN_SETUP },
e1b3a2ca 356 { "merge-recursive", cmd_merge_recursive, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
8cc5b290
AP
357 { "merge-recursive-ours", cmd_merge_recursive, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
358 { "merge-recursive-theirs", cmd_merge_recursive, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
1736855c 359 { "merge-subtree", cmd_merge_recursive, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
907a7cb5 360 { "merge-tree", cmd_merge_tree, RUN_SETUP },
112dd514 361 { "mktag", cmd_mktag, RUN_SETUP },
633e3556 362 { "mktree", cmd_mktree, RUN_SETUP },
7ae3df8c 363 { "mv", cmd_mv, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
efffea03 364 { "name-rev", cmd_name_rev, RUN_SETUP },
cd067d3b 365 { "notes", cmd_notes, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 366 { "pack-objects", cmd_pack_objects, RUN_SETUP },
377d0276 367 { "pack-redundant", cmd_pack_redundant, RUN_SETUP },
dedc0ec5 368 { "patch-id", cmd_patch_id },
8951d7c1 369 { "peek-remote", cmd_ls_remote },
d97bc5de 370 { "pickaxe", cmd_blame, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03
JH
371 { "prune", cmd_prune, RUN_SETUP },
372 { "prune-packed", cmd_prune_packed, RUN_SETUP },
102cb085 373 { "push", cmd_push, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 374 { "read-tree", cmd_read_tree, RUN_SETUP },
be5908ae 375 { "receive-pack", cmd_receive_pack },
4264dc15 376 { "reflog", cmd_reflog, RUN_SETUP },
211c8968 377 { "remote", cmd_remote, RUN_SETUP },
54b0c1e0 378 { "replace", cmd_replace, RUN_SETUP },
3ba7e6e2 379 { "repo-config", cmd_config, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY },
658f3650 380 { "rerere", cmd_rerere, RUN_SETUP },
0e5a7faa 381 { "reset", cmd_reset, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03 382 { "rev-list", cmd_rev_list, RUN_SETUP },
5410a02a 383 { "rev-parse", cmd_rev_parse },
7ae3df8c 384 { "revert", cmd_revert, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
271bb087 385 { "rm", cmd_rm, RUN_SETUP },
96249c04 386 { "send-pack", cmd_send_pack, RUN_SETUP },
773b69bf 387 { "shortlog", cmd_shortlog, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY | USE_PAGER },
efffea03
JH
388 { "show-branch", cmd_show_branch, RUN_SETUP },
389 { "show", cmd_show, RUN_SETUP | USE_PAGER },
10762323 390 { "status", cmd_status, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
f754fa9c 391 { "stripspace", cmd_stripspace },
efffea03 392 { "symbolic-ref", cmd_symbolic_ref, RUN_SETUP },
62e09ce9 393 { "tag", cmd_tag, RUN_SETUP },
9cb90b80 394 { "tar-tree", cmd_tar_tree },
b5325818 395 { "unpack-file", cmd_unpack_file, RUN_SETUP },
efffea03
JH
396 { "unpack-objects", cmd_unpack_objects, RUN_SETUP },
397 { "update-index", cmd_update_index, RUN_SETUP },
398 { "update-ref", cmd_update_ref, RUN_SETUP },
53a1116c 399 { "update-server-info", cmd_update_server_info, RUN_SETUP },
39345a21 400 { "upload-archive", cmd_upload_archive },
55b6745d 401 { "var", cmd_var },
2ae68fcb 402 { "verify-tag", cmd_verify_tag, RUN_SETUP },
f754fa9c 403 { "version", cmd_version },
efffea03
JH
404 { "whatchanged", cmd_whatchanged, RUN_SETUP | USE_PAGER },
405 { "write-tree", cmd_write_tree, RUN_SETUP },
2e3ed670 406 { "verify-pack", cmd_verify_pack },
358ddb62 407 { "show-ref", cmd_show_ref, RUN_SETUP },
e1e22e37 408 { "pack-refs", cmd_pack_refs, RUN_SETUP },
231af832
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409 };
410 int i;
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411 static const char ext[] = STRIP_EXTENSION;
412
413 if (sizeof(ext) > 1) {
414 i = strlen(argv[0]) - strlen(ext);
415 if (i > 0 && !strcmp(argv[0] + i, ext)) {
e8eec71d 416 char *argv0 = xstrdup(argv[0]);
23326d14
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417 argv[0] = cmd = argv0;
418 argv0[i] = '\0';
419 }
420 }
231af832 421
1cd95087
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422 /* Turn "git cmd --help" into "git help cmd" */
423 if (argc > 1 && !strcmp(argv[1], "--help")) {
424 argv[1] = argv[0];
425 argv[0] = cmd = "help";
426 }
427
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LT
428 for (i = 0; i < ARRAY_SIZE(commands); i++) {
429 struct cmd_struct *p = commands+i;
430 if (strcmp(p->cmd, cmd))
431 continue;
f172f334 432 exit(run_builtin(p, argc, argv));
231af832
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433 }
434}
435
7550be0a
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436static void execv_dashed_external(const char **argv)
437{
f285a2d7 438 struct strbuf cmd = STRBUF_INIT;
7550be0a 439 const char *tmp;
d8e96fd8 440 int status;
7550be0a 441
030149a4
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442 commit_pager_choice();
443
7550be0a
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444 strbuf_addf(&cmd, "git-%s", argv[0]);
445
446 /*
447 * argv[0] must be the git command, but the argv array
448 * belongs to the caller, and may be reused in
449 * subsequent loop iterations. Save argv[0] and
450 * restore it on error.
451 */
452 tmp = argv[0];
453 argv[0] = cmd.buf;
454
455 trace_argv_printf(argv, "trace: exec:");
456
d8e96fd8
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457 /*
458 * if we fail because the command is not found, it is
459 * OK to return. Otherwise, we just pass along the status code.
460 */
c024beb5 461 status = run_command_v_opt(argv, RUN_SILENT_EXEC_FAILURE);
0ac77ec3 462 if (status >= 0 || errno != ENOENT)
5709e036 463 exit(status);
7550be0a
JH
464
465 argv[0] = tmp;
466
467 strbuf_release(&cmd);
468}
469
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470static int run_argv(int *argcp, const char ***argv)
471{
472 int done_alias = 0;
473
474 while (1) {
475 /* See if it's an internal command */
476 handle_internal_command(*argcp, *argv);
477
478 /* .. then try the external ones */
479 execv_dashed_external(*argv);
480
481 /* It could be an alias -- this works around the insanity
482 * of overriding "git log" with "git show" by having
483 * alias.log = show
484 */
485 if (done_alias || !handle_alias(argcp, argv))
486 break;
487 done_alias = 1;
488 }
489
490 return done_alias;
491}
492
7550be0a 493
47d0b4ff 494int main(int argc, const char **argv)
8e49d503 495{
4dd47c3b 496 const char *cmd;
231af832 497
e37c1329
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498 startup_info = &git_startup_info;
499
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500 cmd = git_extract_argv0_path(argv[0]);
501 if (!cmd)
4dd47c3b 502 cmd = "git-help";
8e49d503 503
231af832
LT
504 /*
505 * "git-xxxx" is the same as "git xxxx", but we obviously:
506 *
507 * - cannot take flags in between the "git" and the "xxxx".
508 * - cannot execute it externally (since it would just do
509 * the same thing over again)
510 *
511 * So we just directly call the internal command handler, and
512 * die if that one cannot handle it.
513 */
cc44c765 514 if (!prefixcmp(cmd, "git-")) {
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515 cmd += 4;
516 argv[0] = cmd;
47d0b4ff 517 handle_internal_command(argc, argv);
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518 die("cannot handle %s internally", cmd);
519 }
8e49d503 520
231af832 521 /* Look for flags.. */
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522 argv++;
523 argc--;
4394efec 524 handle_options(&argv, &argc, NULL);
6acbcb92 525 if (argc > 0) {
cc44c765 526 if (!prefixcmp(argv[0], "--"))
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527 argv[0] += 2;
528 } else {
3d7e2d85 529 /* The user didn't specify a command; give them help */
73e25e7c 530 commit_pager_choice();
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531 printf("usage: %s\n\n", git_usage_string);
532 list_common_cmds_help();
b7d96819 533 printf("\n%s\n", git_more_info_string);
3d7e2d85 534 exit(1);
97fc6c5f 535 }
6acbcb92 536 cmd = argv[0];
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537
538 /*
511707d4 539 * We use PATH to find git commands, but we prepend some higher
3ea3c215 540 * precedence paths: the "--exec-path" option, the GIT_EXEC_PATH
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541 * environment, and the $(gitexecdir) from the Makefile at build
542 * time.
231af832 543 */
e1464ca7 544 setup_path();
8e49d503 545
a025463b 546 while (1) {
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547 static int done_help = 0;
548 static int was_alias = 0;
549 was_alias = run_argv(&argc, &argv);
550 if (errno != ENOENT)
a025463b 551 break;
a907e1b6 552 if (was_alias) {
f3dd015c 553 fprintf(stderr, "Expansion of alias '%s' failed; "
7283bbc7 554 "'%s' is not a git command\n",
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555 cmd, argv[0]);
556 exit(1);
557 }
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558 if (!done_help) {
559 cmd = argv[0] = help_unknown_cmd(cmd);
560 done_help = 1;
561 } else
562 break;
f3dd015c 563 }
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564
565 fprintf(stderr, "Failed to run command '%s': %s\n",
33ebb871 566 cmd, strerror(errno));
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567
568 return 1;
569}