Anonymous committed 3db4723

Revert "git.el: Set process-environment instead of invoking env"

This reverts commit dbe48256b41c1e94d81f2458d7e84b1fdcb47026, which
caused mis-encoding of non-ASCII author/committer names when the
git-status mode is used to create commits.

Signed-off-by: Karl Hasselström <>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>

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 (defun git-run-command-region (buffer start end env &rest args)
   "Run a git command with specified buffer region as input."
-  (unless (eq 0 (let ((process-environment (append (git-get-env-strings env)
-                                                   process-environment)))
+  (unless (eq 0 (if env
+                    (git-run-process-region
+                     buffer start end "env"
+                     (append (git-get-env-strings env) (list "git") args))
                    buffer start end "git" args)))
     (error "Failed to run \"git %s\":\n%s" (mapconcat (lambda (x) x) args " ") (buffer-string))))
             (cd dir)
             (setq status
-                  (let ((process-environment (append (git-get-env-strings env)
-                                                     process-environment)))
+                  (if env
+                      (apply #'call-process "env" nil (list buffer t) nil
+                             (append (git-get-env-strings env) (list hook-name) args))
                     (apply #'call-process hook-name nil (list buffer t) nil args))))
           (display-message-or-buffer buffer)
           (eq 0 status)))))