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From: Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
To: "Martin Ågren" <martin.agren@gmail.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] t7004: check existence of correct tag
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:35:11 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20191114063511.GE10643@sigill.intra.peff.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191113193902.29263-1-martin.agren@gmail.com>

On Wed, Nov 13, 2019 at 08:39:02PM +0100, Martin Ågren wrote:

> We try to delete the non-existing tag "anothertag", but for the
> verifications, we check that the tag "myhead" doesn't exist. "myhead"
> isn't used in this test except for this checking. Comparing to the test
> two tests earlier, it looks like a copy-paste mistake.

Thanks, the description and patch look good to me.

> Perhaps it's overkill to check that `git tag -d` didn't decide to
> *create* a tag. But since we're trying to be this careful, let's
> actually check the correct tag. While we're doing this, let's use a more
> descriptive tag name instead -- "nonexistingtag" should be obvious.

Yes, that would be a spectacular bug indeed. :)

I think it's fine to keep it in, though, as it communicates the
expectations pretty clearly.

-Peff

  reply	other threads:[~2019-11-14  6:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-11-13 19:39 Martin Ågren
2019-11-14  6:35 ` Jeff King [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2019-08-08 12:47 [PATCH 1/1] delete multiple tags in a single transaction Martin Ågren
2019-08-08 12:53 ` [PATCH] t7004: check existence of correct tag Martin Ågren

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