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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Edmundo Carmona Antoranz <eantoranz@gmail.com>
Cc: Git List <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] builtin/merge: allow --squash to commit if there are no conflicts
Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 11:59:14 -0700
Message-ID: <xmqqblxw5tod.fsf@gitster-ct.c.googlers.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAOc6etb_XFbQWDHg3YRNiskkntS0ro2MYgXCfp6oPv4LutQFGA@mail.gmail.com> (Edmundo Carmona Antoranz's message of "Fri, 12 Jul 2019 23:27:06 -0600")

Edmundo Carmona Antoranz <eantoranz@gmail.com> writes:

> One question that I have is if it makes sense to set option_commit
> to 0 if the user didn't specify --commit when using --squash, so
> that the current behavior of git is not broken.  

If you mean that "git merge --squash <other args but not
--[no-]commit>" should behave identically with or without your
patch, then I think the answer is definitely yes.

> Like you run merge --squash, git will stop as it currently
> does... but it would be possible to run with --squash --commit so
> that the revision is created if there are no issues to take care
> of (currently impossible, you would see that message saying "You
> cannot combine --squash with --commit.").

That is exactly a safe way to extend the system by adding a new mode
of operation in a backward compatible fashion.  Good thinking.


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Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-13  5:18 Edmundo Carmona Antoranz
2019-07-13  5:27 ` Edmundo Carmona Antoranz
2019-07-14 18:59   ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2019-07-14  7:15 ` Edmundo Carmona Antoranz
2019-07-17 18:07   ` Junio C Hamano
2019-07-18  0:41     ` Edmundo Carmona Antoranz
2019-07-18  2:32       ` Edmundo Carmona Antoranz

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