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From: Eric Sunshine <sunshine@sunshineco.com>
To: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>
Cc: "Gábor Farkas" <gabor.farkas@gmail.com>,
	"Git Mailing List" <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: git switch/restore, still experimental?
Date: Wed, 5 May 2021 00:01:42 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAPig+cQHmfTBpa=5nRHD1cceLSucQW8TgxFm3_OyOFpbOOPuig@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CABPp-BHBcjSQbkotrzwDtVRSC-qqjEyP4m=biY-0+=Jdg9ETQw@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue, May 4, 2021 at 11:47 PM Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, May 4, 2021 at 3:36 AM Gábor Farkas <gabor.farkas@gmail.com> wrote:
> > the "git switch" and "git restore" commands were released two years
> > ago, but the manpage still says "THIS COMMAND IS EXPERIMENTAL. THE
> > BEHAVIOR MAY CHANGE.".
> >
> > considering that they were released two years ago, could the
> > experimental-warning be removed now?
>
> This probably makes sense.  The author of switch and restore isn't
> involved in the git project anymore.  He decided to work on other
> things, which was and is a big loss for us.  I think others (myself
> included) didn't know all the things that might have been in Duy's
> head that he wanted to verify were working well before marking this as
> good, but these two commands have generally been very well received
> and it has been a few years.  Personally, I'm not aware of anything
> that we'd need or want to change with these commands.

As a point of interest, Duy introduced multiple worktree support
(which eventually became git-worktree) in late 2014, and it's still
marked as experimental in the documentation (though not in loud
uppercase).

  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-05  4:02 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-04 10:32 Gábor Farkas
2021-05-04 19:54 ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-05  3:46 ` Elijah Newren
2021-05-05  4:01   ` Eric Sunshine [this message]
2021-05-05 11:09   ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-05 17:46     ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-05 19:26       ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-05 19:48     ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-06  1:39       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06 15:19         ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-06 10:05       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-06 14:29         ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-06  2:16     ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06 10:02       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-10 11:04         ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-10 18:27           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-06 11:00       ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-06 15:26         ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-06 21:55           ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-10 10:58             ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-11  7:15               ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-05 14:18   ` Johannes Schindelin
2021-05-05 14:26     ` Randall S. Becker
2021-05-06  1:15       ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-05 17:52     ` Felipe Contreras

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