git@vger.kernel.org mailing list mirror (one of many)
 help / Atom feed
From: Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
To: Thomas Gummerer <t.gummerer@gmail.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH/RFC 3/3] stash: pass the pathspec argument to git reset
Date: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:12:52 -0400
Message-ID: <20170321221252.eslboc7kcldg6o43@sigill.intra.peff.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20170321211424.GE27158@hank>

On Tue, Mar 21, 2017 at 09:14:24PM +0000, Thomas Gummerer wrote:

> > I don't think read-tree takes pathspecs, so it would have to drop the
> > "-u" and replace it with checkout-index. I'm confused about why we would
> > need it in the first place, though. We should have already dealt with
> > the working tree files in the earlier block, so there should be nothing
> > to checkout.
> > 
> > The "-u" goes all the way back to 7bedebcaa (stash: introduce 'stash
> > save --keep-index' option, 2008-06-27). I wonder if it has always been
> > unnecessary, but we never noticed because it's just a noop.
> 
> I do think the "-u" is necessary.  Say we have a repository with
> changes in 'foo' and 'bar', where the changes in bar are added to the
> index.
> 
> Then 'git stash -k' would wipe out the changes in both 'foo' and 'bar'
> through 'git reset --hard', but we do want the changes in 'bar' to
> still exist on disk, which they wouldn't without the "-u".

Yeah, you're right. It makes me wonder if the "-k" case should be
skipping the "reset --hard". But as this series has shown, this
procedure is sufficiently tricky that it may be a good idea to make the
minimal change.

> But I'll replace the "-u" with checkout-index, so we can respect the
> pathspec.

That makes sense.

-Peff

  reply index

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-03-17 14:50 [BUG] "git stash -- path" reports wrong unstaged changes Jeff King
2017-03-18 18:36 ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-19 20:23   ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-19 20:23     ` [PATCH/RFC 1/3] stash: show less information for stash push -- <pathspec> Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-20 17:51       ` Junio C Hamano
2017-03-20 18:48         ` Jeff King
2017-03-20 19:42           ` Junio C Hamano
2017-03-21 20:48             ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-20 18:42       ` Jeff King
2017-03-19 20:23     ` [PATCH/RFC 2/3] stash: make push -p -q --no-keep-index quiet Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-20 18:55       ` Jeff King
2017-03-19 20:23     ` [PATCH/RFC 3/3] stash: pass the pathspec argument to git reset Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-20 19:08       ` Jeff King
2017-03-21 21:14         ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-21 22:12           ` Jeff King [this message]
2017-03-21 22:12     ` [PATCH v2 0/3] Re: [BUG] "git stash -- path" reports wrong unstaged changes Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-21 22:12       ` [PATCH v2 1/3] stash: don't show internal implementation details Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-21 22:14         ` Jeff King
2017-03-22 21:33           ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-22 21:41             ` Jeff King
2017-03-21 22:12       ` [PATCH v2 2/3] stash: pass the pathspec argument to git reset Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-21 22:19         ` Jeff King
2017-03-21 22:12       ` [PATCH v2 3/3] stash: keep untracked files intact in stash -k Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-21 22:38         ` Jeff King
2017-03-22 21:46           ` Thomas Gummerer
2017-03-20 18:41   ` [BUG] "git stash -- path" reports wrong unstaged changes Jeff King

Reply instructions:

You may reply publically to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

  List information: http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20170321221252.eslboc7kcldg6o43@sigill.intra.peff.net \
    --to=peff@peff.net \
    --cc=git@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=t.gummerer@gmail.com \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

git@vger.kernel.org mailing list mirror (one of many)

Archives are clonable:
	git clone --mirror https://public-inbox.org/git
	git clone --mirror http://ou63pmih66umazou.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://hjrcffqmbrq6wope.onion/git

Newsgroups are available over NNTP:
	nntp://news.public-inbox.org/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://ou63pmih66umazou.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://hjrcffqmbrq6wope.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://news.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git

 note: .onion URLs require Tor: https://www.torproject.org/
       or Tor2web: https://www.tor2web.org/

AGPL code for this site: git clone https://public-inbox.org/ public-inbox