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From: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@gmail.com>
To: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@gmail.com>
Cc: Git Mailing List <git@vger.kernel.org>,
	Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>,
	Eric Sunshine <sunshine@sunshineco.com>,
	SZEDER Gábor <szeder.dev@gmail.com>,
	Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>,
	Eckhard Maaß <eckhard.s.maass@googlemail.com>,
	Martin Ågren <martin.agren@gmail.com>,
	Jacob Keller <jacob.keller@gmail.com>,
	Phillip Wood <phillip.wood123@gmail.com>,
	Andrei Rybak <rybak.a.v@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 00/26] Add new command 'switch'
Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 19:58:02 +0700
Message-ID: <CACsJy8BevFGXt-RL_1G263ntXYee69N055TY8_GQL1unvJNPnw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190317124926.17137-1-pclouds@gmail.com>

On Sun, Mar 17, 2019 at 7:49 PM Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Thanks for all the comments from v3 (and before), I didn't expect
> feedback from so many people. v4 fixes most of them, but still leaves
> a couple for v5.
>
> - -C remains because people seem to need it
>
> - --recreate vs --force-create: there was no strong preference for
>   either, so I stick with --force-create
>
> - --guess (dwim mode) is now made default
>
> - --orphan by default switches to an empty tree instead of current HEAD
>   (this is Elijah's alternative approach). This allows you to start
>   fresh, but you can still keep "HEAD" content or even switch to another
>   tree.
>
> - advice.detachedHead text is updated to suggest a way out (currently it
>   only suggests a way forward with 'checkout -b')
>
> - --force has a new alias --discard-changes
>
> - the error message when we expect a branch is improved to help point
>   out why the given argument is not a branch
>
> - more docs update and reorganization, and other silly bugs I made in
>   v3

I did forget one thing:

- 'git switch' refuses to switch in the middle of
rebase/bisect/cherry-pick/... session. Add --ignore-in-progress to
override this

Now that I mention this, --ignore-in-progress should probably be part
of --force too. Hmm...
-- 
Duy

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Thread overview: 194+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-01-30  9:48 [PATCH 00/19] Add new command "switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 01/19] git-checkout.txt: fix one syntax line Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 02/19] doc: document --overwrite-ignore Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 03/19] t: rename t2014-switch.sh to t2014-checkout-switch.sh Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 04/19] checkout: factor out some code in parse_branchname_arg() Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 05/19] checkout: make "opts" in cmd_checkout() a pointer Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 06/19] checkout: move 'confict_style' and 'dwim_..' to checkout_opts Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 07/19] checkout: split options[] array in three pieces Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 08/19] checkout: split part of it to new command switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-31  0:50   ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31  5:29     ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-31  6:24       ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31  7:20         ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31  7:43         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-31  7:51           ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31  9:21           ` [PATCH] git-commit.txt: better description what it does Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-31 10:49             ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31 11:04               ` Duy Nguyen
2019-02-01  0:21                 ` Eric Sunshine
2019-02-01 10:09             ` [PATCH v2] " Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-04 17:59               ` Junio C Hamano
2019-01-31 13:06       ` [PATCH 08/19] checkout: split part of it to new command switch SZEDER Gábor
2019-01-31 13:09   ` SZEDER Gábor
2019-02-08  8:46     ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 09/19] switch: better names for -b and -B Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-31  7:03   ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 10/19] switch: remove -l Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 11/19] switch: stop accepting pathspec Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 12/19] switch: reject "do nothing" case Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 13/19] switch: only allow explicit detached HEAD Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 14/19] switch: add short option for --detach Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 15/19] switch: no implicit dwim, use --guess to dwim Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 16/19] switch: no worktree status unless real branch switch happens Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 17/19] t: add tests for switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-31  7:18   ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 18/19] completion: support switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-30  9:48 ` [PATCH 19/19] doc: promote "git switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-01-31  7:39   ` Eric Sunshine
2019-01-31 11:28     ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-31 13:37 ` [PATCH 00/19] Add new command "switch" SZEDER Gábor
2019-01-31 14:51   ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-31 18:23     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-02-02 11:06       ` Duy Nguyen
2019-01-31 18:13 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-02-08  9:03 ` [PATCH v2 " Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 01/19] git-checkout.txt: fix one syntax line Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 02/19] doc: document --overwrite-ignore Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 03/19] t: rename t2014-switch.sh to t2014-checkout-switch.sh Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 04/19] checkout: factor out some code in parse_branchname_arg() Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 05/19] checkout: make "opts" in cmd_checkout() a pointer Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 06/19] checkout: move 'confict_style' and 'dwim_..' to checkout_opts Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-15 22:38     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 07/19] checkout: split options[] array in three pieces Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 08/19] checkout: split part of it to new command switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 09/19] switch: better names for -b and -B Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-11  4:02     ` Eric Sunshine
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 10/19] switch: remove -l Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 11/19] switch: stop accepting pathspec Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 12/19] switch: reject "do nothing" case Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 13/19] switch: only allow explicit detached HEAD Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 14/19] switch: add short option for --detach Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 15/19] switch: no implicit dwim, use --guess to dwim Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-10  8:37     ` Eric Sunshine
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 16/19] switch: no worktree status unless real branch switch happens Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:03   ` [PATCH v2 17/19] t: add tests for switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08  9:04   ` [PATCH v2 18/19] completion: support switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-02-08 14:19     ` SZEDER Gábor
2019-02-09  5:30       ` Duy Nguyen
2019-02-08  9:04   ` [PATCH v2 19/19] doc: promote "git switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57   ` [PATCH v3 00/21] Add new command "switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 01/21] git-checkout.txt: spell out --no-option Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-10  3:28       ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 02/21] git-checkout.txt: fix one syntax line Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 03/21] doc: document --overwrite-ignore Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 04/21] git-checkout.txt: fix monospace typeset Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-09 12:35       ` Martin Ågren
2019-03-11  9:35         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-11 10:41           ` Martin Ågren
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 05/21] t: rename t2014-switch.sh to t2014-checkout-switch.sh Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 06/21] checkout: factor out some code in parse_branchname_arg() Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 07/21] checkout: make "opts" in cmd_checkout() a pointer Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 08/21] checkout: move 'confict_style' and 'dwim_..' to checkout_opts Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 09/21] checkout: split options[] array in three pieces Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 10/21] checkout: split part of it to new command 'switch' Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-09 12:36       ` Martin Ågren
2019-03-10 22:57       ` Jacob Keller
2019-03-11 19:00         ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-11 11:16       ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-11 11:47         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-11 17:03           ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-12 11:54             ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-11 17:24           ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-11 20:51             ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-11 22:04               ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-12 10:58                 ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-12 12:19               ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-12 15:36                 ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-12 16:51                   ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-12 17:28                     ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-13  1:55                       ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-14  9:17                       ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-14 11:02                         ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-14 12:56                           ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-14 14:46                         ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-18  2:03                           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-18 12:06                             ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-18 19:10                             ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-15  6:11                     ` Jacob Keller
2019-03-12 11:58             ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-12 17:05               ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-14 10:42                 ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-14  3:29         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-14  5:59           ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-14  7:23             ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-14 15:48               ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-14  4:39         ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-14 14:13         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-17  6:00         ` [PATCH] unpack-trees: fix oneway_merge accidentally carry over stage index Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-18  3:58           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-18  9:24             ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-18  9:40               ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-18 11:38           ` [PATCH v2] " Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-18 15:40             ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-19 14:06             ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-20  0:41               ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-11 17:54       ` [PATCH v3 10/21] checkout: split part of it to new command 'switch' Elijah Newren
2019-03-12 11:06         ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-12 16:43           ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-14 11:00             ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-19  9:39               ` [PATCH] checkout.txt: note about losing staged changes with --merge Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-19 11:24                 ` Phillip Wood
2019-03-20  0:23                 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-20  0:40                   ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-20  1:19                     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-20  1:22                       ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-20  1:50                         ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-13 11:05         ` [PATCH v3 10/21] checkout: split part of it to new command 'switch' Duy Nguyen
2019-03-13 14:36           ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 11/21] switch: better names for -b and -B Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 12/21] switch: remove -l Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 13/21] switch: stop accepting pathspec Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 14/21] switch: reject "do nothing" case Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 15/21] switch: only allow explicit detached HEAD Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 16/21] switch: add short option for --detach Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 17/21] switch: no implicit dwim, use --guess to dwim Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-13 18:36       ` Eckhard Maaß
2019-03-15  8:19         ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-15  9:29           ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-18  4:11           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-03-16  3:59         ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 18/21] switch: no worktree status unless real branch switch happens Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-10  3:43       ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 19/21] t: add tests for switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-10  3:59       ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-10 10:09       ` Andrei Rybak
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 20/21] completion: support switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08  9:57     ` [PATCH v3 21/21] doc: promote "git switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-08 17:48     ` [PATCH v3 00/21] Add new command "switch" Ramsay Jones
2019-03-09 11:56       ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-17 12:49     ` [PATCH v4 00/26] Add new command 'switch' Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 01/26] git-checkout.txt: spell out --no-option Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 02/26] git-checkout.txt: fix one syntax line Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 03/26] doc: document --overwrite-ignore Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 19:18         ` Martin Ågren
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 04/26] git-checkout.txt: fix monospace typeset Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 19:21         ` Martin Ågren
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 05/26] t: rename t2014-switch.sh to t2014-checkout-switch.sh Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 06/26] checkout: advice how to get out of detached HEAD mode Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 07/26] checkout: keep most #include sorted Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 08/26] checkout: factor out some code in parse_branchname_arg() Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 09/26] checkout: make "opts" in cmd_checkout() a pointer Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 10/26] checkout: move 'confict_style' and 'dwim_..' to checkout_opts Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 11/26] checkout: split options[] array in three pieces Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 12/26] checkout: split part of it to new command 'switch' Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-18 16:48         ` Elijah Newren
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 13/26] switch: better names for -b and -B Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 14/26] switch: add --discard-changes Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-18 23:55         ` Eric Sunshine
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 15/26] switch: remove -l Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 16/26] switch: stop accepting pathspec Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 17/26] switch: reject "do nothing" case Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 18/26] switch: only allow explicit detached HEAD Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 19/26] switch: add short option for --detach Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 20/26] switch: implicit dwim, use --no-guess to disable it Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 21/26] switch: no worktree status unless real branch switch happens Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 22/26] switch: reject if some operation is in progress Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 23/26] switch: --orphan defaults to empty tree as HEAD Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 24/26] t: add tests for switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 25/26] completion: support switch Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:49       ` [PATCH v4 26/26] doc: promote "git switch" Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy
2019-03-17 12:58       ` Duy Nguyen [this message]
2019-03-18  4:54         ` [PATCH v4 00/26] Add new command 'switch' Junio C Hamano
2019-03-18 12:13           ` Duy Nguyen
2019-03-19  0:43             ` Junio C Hamano

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