mailing list mirror (one of many)
 help / Atom feed
From: Johannes Sixt <>
To: Rafael Ascensao <>
Cc: Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <>,
	Stefan Beller <>,
	Git Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH/RFC] git-post: the opposite of git-cherry-pick
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:30:05 +0200
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Am 17.10.2017 um 01:01 schrieb Rafael Ascensao:
>> This is worth discussing, though not my preference. The picture to "pick
>> cherries" has become quite common, and now that we use it for the name of
>> the command, "cherry-pick", the direction of flow is quite obvious and
>> strongly implied: from somewhere else to me (and not to somebody else).
> What if we borrow '--onto' from rebase and make it cherry-pick --onto
> <destination>?

I actually like this. Although I would miss the convenience that the 
source defaults to HEAD. Unless we make a special case for --onto, that 
is, of course.

-- Hannes

  reply index

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-10-05 19:13 Johannes Sixt
2017-10-05 19:33 ` Stefan Beller
2017-10-05 21:22   ` Johannes Sixt
2017-10-13 10:51     ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2017-10-15 15:09       ` Johannes Sixt
2017-10-16 23:01         ` Rafael Ascensao
2017-10-17 17:30           ` Johannes Sixt [this message]
2017-10-17 21:15             ` Igor Djordjevic

Reply instructions:

You may reply publically to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:

  List information:

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \ \ \ \ \ \ \

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link mailing list mirror (one of many)

Archives are clonable:
	git clone --mirror
	git clone --mirror http://ou63pmih66umazou.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://hjrcffqmbrq6wope.onion/git

Newsgroups are available over NNTP:

 note: .onion URLs require Tor:
       or Tor2web:

AGPL code for this site: git clone public-inbox