Don't always require working tree for git-rm
authorMike Hommey <mh@glandium.org>
Sat, 3 Nov 2007 11:23:13 +0000 (12:23 +0100)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
Tue, 6 Nov 2007 06:47:57 +0000 (22:47 -0800)
This allows to do git rm --cached -r directory, instead of
git ls-files -z directory | git update-index --remove -z --stdin.
This can be particularly useful for git-filter-branch users.

Signed-off-by: Mike Hommey <mh@glandium.org>
Acked-by: Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
builtin-rm.c
git.c

index bca2bd9..a3d25e6 100644 (file)
@@ -155,6 +155,9 @@ int cmd_rm(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix)
        if (!argc)
                usage_with_options(builtin_rm_usage, builtin_rm_options);
 
+       if (!index_only)
+               setup_work_tree();
+
        pathspec = get_pathspec(prefix, argv);
        seen = NULL;
        for (i = 0; pathspec[i] ; i++)
diff --git a/git.c b/git.c
index eb31c93..4a250f7 100644 (file)
--- a/git.c
+++ b/git.c
@@ -340,7 +340,7 @@ static void handle_internal_command(int argc, const char **argv)
                { "rev-list", cmd_rev_list, RUN_SETUP },
                { "rev-parse", cmd_rev_parse, RUN_SETUP },
                { "revert", cmd_revert, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
-               { "rm", cmd_rm, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
+               { "rm", cmd_rm, RUN_SETUP },
                { "runstatus", cmd_runstatus, RUN_SETUP | NEED_WORK_TREE },
                { "shortlog", cmd_shortlog, RUN_SETUP | USE_PAGER },
                { "show-branch", cmd_show_branch, RUN_SETUP },