[RFC PATCH 08/22] t/helper: initialize repository if necessary
brian m. carlson
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2020-01-13 12:47:15 UTC
The repository helper is used in t5318 to read commit graphs whether
we're in a repository or not. However, without a repository, we have no
way to properly initialize the hash algorithm, meaning that the file is

Fix this by calling setup_git_directory_gently, which will read the
environment variable the testsuite sets to ensure that the correct hash
algorithm is set.

Signed-off-by: brian m. carlson <sandals@crustytoothpaste.net>
 t/helper/test-repository.c | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/t/helper/test-repository.c b/t/helper/test-repository.c
index f7f8618445..ecc768e4cb 100644
--- a/t/helper/test-repository.c
+++ b/t/helper/test-repository.c
@@ -75,6 +75,10 @@ static void test_get_commit_tree_in_graph(const char *gitdir,
 int cmd__repository(int argc, const char **argv)
+	int nongit_ok = 0;
+	setup_git_directory_gently(&nongit_ok);
 	if (argc < 2)
 		die("must have at least 2 arguments");
 	if (!strcmp(argv[1], "parse_commit_in_graph")) {