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Date:   Mon, 12 Dec 2022 09:49:18 -0800
From:   Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
To:     Michal Simek <monstr@...str.eu>
Cc:     Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] arch/microblaze patches for 6.2-rc1

On Thu, Dec 8, 2022 at 2:07 AM Michal Simek <monstr@...str.eu> wrote:
>
> Microblaze patches for 6.2-rc1
>
> - Cleanup PCI support

That tag looks normal in the email, but it's actually nastily encoded.
When I fetched it, I did this:

     git cat-file tag FETCH_HEAD | hexdump -c

and it shows

...
0000080   9   3   5   4   6       +   0   1   0   0  \n  \n   M   i   c
0000090   r   o   b   l   a   z   e 302 240   p   a   t   c   h   e   s
00000a0 302 240   f   o   r 302 240   6   .   2   -   r   c   1  \n  \n
00000b0   -       C   l   e   a   n   u   p       P   C   I       s   u
00000c0   p   p   o   r   t  \n   -   -   -   -   -   B   E   G   I   N
...

Note how the "spaces" between "Microblaze", "patches", "for" and "6.2"
are not actually regular space characters, but \xc2\a0, which is utf-8
encoding for unicode character A0 ("no-break space").

Please don't do that.  I have my editor show odd characters as hex
codes (I don't want any hidden information), which is why I noticed,
and I'm not sure why/how you did it.

               Linus

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