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From: ZheNing Hu <adlternative@gmail.com>
To: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
Cc: ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget <gitgitgadget@gmail.com>,
	Git List <git@vger.kernel.org>,
	Christian Couder <christian.couder@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] [GSOC]trailer: pass arg as positional parameter
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:43:58 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAOLTT8TeL3MofqoGUR2fXq+b+s8ZuxdjkdVnfiuG+vk2TUcwcg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <xmqqft0kxq4m.fsf@gitster.g>

Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com> 于2021年3月25日周四 上午4:18写道:
>
> "ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget" <gitgitgadget@gmail.com> writes:
>
> > From: ZheNing Hu <adlternative@gmail.com>
> >
> > In the original implementation of `trailer.<token>.command`,
> > use `strbuf_replace` to replace $ARG in the <value> of the
> > trailer, but it have a problem: `strbuf_replace` replace the
> > $ARG in command only once, If the user's trailer command have
> > used more than one $ARG, error will occur.
> >
> > If directly modify the implementation of the original
> > `trailer.<token>.command`, The user’s previous `'$ARG'` in
> > trailer command will not be replaced. So now add new
> > config "trailer.<token>.cmd", pass trailer's value as
> > positional parameter 1 to the user's command, users can
> > use $1 as trailer's value, to implement original variable
> > replacement.
> >
> > Original `trailer.<token>.command` can still be used until git
> > completely abandoned it.
>
> Sorry, but that's quite an ungrammatical mess X-<.
>

Somewhat embarrassing. I have tried to fix it...

> >  1:  abc5b04d152f ! 1:  185356d6fc90 [GSOC]trailer: change $ARG to environment variable
> >      @@ Metadata
> >       Author: ZheNing Hu <adlternative@gmail.com>
>
> As this is completely a different design and does not share anything
> with the earlier round, the range-diff is merely distracting and
> useless.
>

I thought the designs of the two were very similar.

> >  Documentation/git-interpret-trailers.txt |  7 +++++++
> >  t/t7513-interpret-trailers.sh            | 22 +++++++++++++++++++-
> >  trailer.c                                | 26 +++++++++++++++++-------
> >  3 files changed, 47 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/Documentation/git-interpret-trailers.txt b/Documentation/git-interpret-trailers.txt
> > index 96ec6499f001..38656b1b3841 100644
> > --- a/Documentation/git-interpret-trailers.txt
> > +++ b/Documentation/git-interpret-trailers.txt
> > @@ -252,6 +252,13 @@ also be executed for each of these arguments. And the <value> part of
> >  these arguments, if any, will be used to replace the `$ARG` string in
> >  the command.
> >
> > +trailer.<token>.cmd::
> > +     Similar to 'trailer.<token>.command'. But the difference is that
> > +     `$1` is used in the command to replace the value of the trailer
> > +     instead of the original `$ARG`, which means that we can quote the
>
> "quote"?
>

parse.

> > +     trailer value multiple times in the command.
> > +     E.g. `trailer.sign.cmd="test -n \"$1\" && echo \"$1\" || true "`
>
> This needs to explain what happens if the user gives both .cmd and
> .command to the same token.  Is it an error?  Is the newly invented
> .cmd takes precedence?  Something else?
>

For the time being, if I make "cmd" and "command" equivalent, it will
only trigger a warning.

> Whatever the answer is, the reasoning behind reaching the design
> must be explained and defended in the proposed log message.
>

OK.

>
> > diff --git a/trailer.c b/trailer.c
> > index be4e9726421c..80f47657ff1a 100644
> > --- a/trailer.c
> > +++ b/trailer.c
> > @@ -14,6 +14,7 @@ struct conf_info {
> >       char *name;
> >       char *key;
> >       char *command;
> > +     int is_new_cmd;
>
> Poor naming.  The .cmd thing may be "new" right now in your mind,
> but how would you transition out of it when design flaws are
> discovered in it and replace it with yet another mechanism?
>

I thought if the "command" will need to be replaced in later releases,
 "is_new_cmd" will be removed at the same time, now I think
 "is_new_cmd" may cause misunderstandings.

> Add a new "char *cmd" field, and at the using site, define the
> precedence between the two when both cmd and command members of the
> structure are populated, perhaps?

It sounds feasible, I will try.

Thanks.

  reply	other threads:[~2021-03-25  1:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 101+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-23 14:53 [PATCH] [GSOC]trailer: change $ARG to environment variable ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-03-24 15:42 ` [PATCH v2] [GSOC]trailer: pass arg as positional parameter ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-03-24 20:18   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-25  1:43     ` ZheNing Hu [this message]
2021-03-25 11:53   ` [PATCH v3] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-03-25 22:28     ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-26 13:29       ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-26 16:13     ` [PATCH v4] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-03-27 18:04       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-27 19:53         ` Christian Couder
2021-03-28 10:46           ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-29  9:04             ` Christian Couder
2021-03-29 13:43               ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-30  8:45                 ` Christian Couder
2021-03-30 11:22                   ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-30 15:07                     ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-30 17:14                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-31  5:14                         ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-31 18:19                           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-03-31 18:29                             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-01  3:56                               ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-01 19:49                                 ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-02  2:08                                   ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-01  3:39                             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-31 10:05       ` [PATCH v5 0/2] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-03-31 10:05         ` [PATCH v5 1/2] [GSOC] run-command: add shell_no_implicit_args option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-01  7:22           ` Christian Couder
2021-04-01  9:58             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-03-31 10:05         ` [PATCH v5 2/2] [GSOC]trailer: pass arg as positional parameter ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-01  7:28         ` [PATCH v5 0/2] " Christian Couder
2021-04-01 10:02           ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-02 13:26         ` [PATCH v6] [GSOC] trailer: add new trailer.<token>.cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-02 20:48           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-03  5:08             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-04  5:34               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-03  5:51             ` Christian Couder
2021-04-04 23:26               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-06  3:47                 ` Christian Couder
2021-04-06  3:52                   ` Christian Couder
2021-04-06  5:16                     ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-06  5:34                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-06  5:37                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-04  5:43             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-04  8:52               ` Christian Couder
2021-04-04  9:53                 ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-02 23:44           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-03  3:22             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-03  4:31               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-03  5:15                 ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-04 13:11           ` [PATCH v7] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-06 16:23             ` Christian Couder
2021-04-07  4:51               ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-09 13:37             ` [PATCH v8 0/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-09 13:37               ` [PATCH v8 1/2] [GSOC] docs: correct descript of trailer.<token>.command ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-09 19:02                 ` Christian Couder
2021-04-10 13:40                   ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-09 13:37               ` [PATCH v8 2/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-09 20:18                 ` Christian Couder
2021-04-10 14:09                   ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-09 19:59               ` [PATCH v8 0/2] " Christian Couder
2021-04-12 16:39               ` [PATCH v9 " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 16:39                 ` [PATCH v9 1/2] [GSOC] docs: correct descript of trailer.<token>.command ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 20:42                   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16 12:03                     ` Christian Couder
2021-04-17  1:54                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-12 16:39                 ` [PATCH v9 2/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-12 20:51                   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-13  7:33                     ` Christian Couder
2021-04-13 12:02                       ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-13 19:18                         ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-14 13:27                           ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-14 20:33                             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-15 15:32                               ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-15 17:41                                 ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16 12:54                               ` Christian Couder
2021-04-13 18:14                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16  8:47                 ` [PATCH v10 0/2] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-16  8:47                   ` [PATCH v10 1/2] [GSOC] docs: correct descript of trailer.<token>.command ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-16 19:11                     ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16  8:47                   ` [PATCH v10 2/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-16 19:13                     ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16 19:21                     ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-16 19:25                       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-17  2:58                         ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-17  3:36                           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-17  7:41                             ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-17  8:11                               ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-17 15:13                   ` [PATCH v11 0/2] " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-17 15:13                     ` [PATCH v11 1/2] [GSOC] docs: correct description of .command ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-17 15:13                     ` [PATCH v11 2/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-04-17 22:26                     ` [PATCH v11 0/2] " Junio C Hamano
2021-04-18  7:47                       ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-21  0:09                         ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-21  5:47                           ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-21 23:40                             ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-22  9:20                               ` ZheNing Hu
2021-04-27  6:49                                 ` Junio C Hamano
2021-04-27 12:24                                   ` ZheNing Hu
2021-05-03 15:41                     ` [PATCH v12 " ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-05-03 15:41                       ` [PATCH v12 1/2] [GSOC] docs: correct descript of trailer.<token>.command ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget
2021-05-03 15:41                       ` [PATCH v12 2/2] [GSOC] trailer: add new .cmd config option ZheNing Hu via GitGitGadget

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