In the beginning there was the darknessUsually I use Magit over an existing repository, never on a freshly created one. What happens when you have a new repository?
gitdoes not report anything, obviously:
but what about the very situation in
% git status On branch master Initial commit nothing to commit (create/copy files and use "git add" to track) % git log fatal: your current branch 'master' does not have any commits yet
magit? Here’s a screenshot for the above repository: How fun!