Merge branch 'js/update-index-ignore-removal-for-skip-worktree'
[thirdparty/git.git] / builtin / update-index.c
index 49302d9..d527b8f 100644 (file)
@@ -35,6 +35,7 @@ static int verbose;
 static int mark_valid_only;
 static int mark_skip_worktree_only;
 static int mark_fsmonitor_only;
+static int ignore_skip_worktree_entries;
 #define MARK_FLAG 1
 #define UNMARK_FLAG 2
 static struct strbuf mtime_dir = STRBUF_INIT;
@@ -381,7 +382,8 @@ static int process_path(const char *path, struct stat *st, int stat_errno)
                 * so updating it does not make sense.
                 * On the other hand, removing it from index should work
                 */
-               if (allow_remove && remove_file_from_cache(path))
+               if (!ignore_skip_worktree_entries && allow_remove &&
+                   remove_file_from_cache(path))
                        return error("%s: cannot remove from the index", path);
                return 0;
        }
@@ -1014,6 +1016,8 @@ int cmd_update_index(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix)
                {OPTION_SET_INT, 0, "no-skip-worktree", &mark_skip_worktree_only, NULL,
                        N_("clear skip-worktree bit"),
                        PARSE_OPT_NOARG | PARSE_OPT_NONEG, NULL, UNMARK_FLAG},
+               OPT_BOOL(0, "ignore-skip-worktree-entries", &ignore_skip_worktree_entries,
+                        N_("do not touch index-only entries")),
                OPT_SET_INT(0, "info-only", &info_only,
                        N_("add to index only; do not add content to object database"), 1),
                OPT_SET_INT(0, "force-remove", &force_remove,