- The commit log message, author name and author email are
- taken from the e-mail, and after minimally decoding MIME
- transfer encoding, re-coded in UTF-8 by transliterating
- them. This used to be optional but now it is the default.
+ Pass `-u` flag to `git-mailinfo` (see gitlink:git-mailinfo).
+ The proposed commit log message taken from the e-mail
+ are re-coded into UTF-8 encoding (configuration variable
+ `i18n.commitencoding` can be used to specify project's
+ preferred encoding if it is not UTF-8). This used to be
+ optional but now it is the default.
Note that the patch is always used as-is without charset
conversion, even with this flag.
+ Pass `-n` flag to `git-mailinfo` (see
When the patch contained in an e-mail does not cleanly
apply, the command exits with an error message. The