Author: Hiltjo Posthuma <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed, 6 Jan 2016 11:56:43 +0100
|M||README|| | ||28||+++++++++++++++++++---------|
1 file changed, 19 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)
diff --git a/README b/README
@@ -28,25 +28,26 @@ Dependencies
- libgit2 (v0.22+).
-- C compiler
+- libc (tested with OpenBSD, glibc and musl).
+- C compiler (C99).
-$ man stagit
-$ man stagit-index
+See man pages: stagit(1) and stagit-index(1).
-- Log of all commits.
+- Log of all commits from HEAD.
- Log and diffstat per commit.
- Show file tree with linkable line numbers.
+- Show references: local branches and tags.
- Detect README and LICENSE file from HEAD and link it as a webpage.
-- Atom feed log.
+- Atom feed log (atom.xml).
- Make index page for multiple repositories with stagit-index.
- After generating the pages (relatively slow) serving the files is very fast,
simple and requires little resources (because the content is static), only
@@ -56,7 +57,16 @@ Features
-- Not suitable for large repositories (2000+ commits).
-- Not suitable for repositories with many branches, a quite linear history is assumed.
-- Relatively slow to run the first time (about 3 seconds for sbase, 1500+ commits),
- incremental updates after it are faster.
+- Not suitable for large repositories (2000+ commits), because diffstats are
+ an expensive operation.
+- Not suitable for repositories with many branches, a quite linear history is
+ assumed (from HEAD).
+- Relatively slow to run the first time (about 3 seconds for sbase,
+ 1500+ commits), incremental updates after it are faster.
+- Does not support some of the dynamic features cgit has, like:
+ - snapshot tarballs.
+ - file tree per commit.
+ - history log of branches diverged from HEAD.
+ - stats (git shortlog -s).
+ this is by design, just use git locally.