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From: Felipe Contreras <felipe.contreras@gmail.com>
To: Yuri <yuri@rawbw.com>,
	Felipe Contreras <felipe.contreras@gmail.com>,
	Johannes Sixt <j6t@kdbg.org>
Cc: Git Mailing List <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [feature suggestion] Add 'git stash export', 'git stash import' commands to allow to backup stash externally
Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 05:45:06 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <6093c8b236630_32572086a@natae.notmuch> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <8c802d6a-3cba-4c10-0430-0dbf95a56760@rawbw.com>

Yuri wrote:
> On 5/6/21 1:40 AM, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> > No. Commits are most definitely not public. Not unless you do
> > `git push`, and only if you push to a public repository.
> >
> > I have countless commits on local branches that nobody would every see.
> > Many on a "tmp" branch.
> 
> So you advocate to use branches? If branches are same or better than 
> stash, why was the stash feature created?

Branches are for long-term sequences of useful commits.

Stashes are for short-term crappy commits.

They serve a different purpose.

-- 
Felipe Contreras

  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-06 10:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-05 19:51 Yuri
2021-05-05 20:07 ` Randall S. Becker
2021-05-05 20:11   ` Yuri
2021-05-06  2:22   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06  6:07 ` Johannes Sixt
2021-05-06  6:12   ` Yuri
2021-05-06  6:43     ` Johannes Sixt
2021-05-06  6:58       ` Yuri
2021-05-06  8:38         ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06  8:41           ` Yuri
2021-05-06  9:09             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06 10:23             ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-06  8:40         ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-06  8:45           ` Yuri
2021-05-06 10:45             ` Felipe Contreras [this message]
2021-05-06 14:10             ` Theodore Ts'o

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