Per the mailing list, this is breaking git on filesystems that are case insensitive, namely Mac OS X.
This isn't just an annoyance. Clearly active dev is happening on
"hbase-11339", last commit:
Author: Jonathan M Hsieh <email@example.com>
Date: Thu Oct 30 06:50:13 2014 -0700
HBASE-11683Metrics for MOB (Jingcheng Du)
While on "
Author: Ramkrishna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Fri Oct 31 15:43:58 2014 +0530
HBASE-12392Incorrect implementation of
and this commit,
HBASE-12392, is missing on "hbase-11339", so whatever it
is supposed to fix isn't fixed there.