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From: Johannes Sixt <j6t@kdbg.org>
To: Yuri <yuri@rawbw.com>
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, 6 May 2021 08:07:41 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <fff9baee-ac4e-66ea-1dfb-791a8b044527@kdbg.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <d8aef355-0718-8b3d-7e9f-614673dd250f@rawbw.com>

Am 05.05.21 um 21:51 schrieb Yuri:
> I work in a very large repository, but all of it except for my stashed
> items can be re-downloaded from the remote URL.
> 
> 
> Stash though is much smaller in size and is especially valuable. Its
> loss would be very expensive.

I would argue that you are doing something wrong if your stashes are
particularly valuable. If you regularly revert temporary, but precious
work, then you should commit the work and mark it with a branch tip or tag.

> Could you please consider adding 'git stash export', 'git stash import'
> commands so that in case of an accidental repository loss stash can be
> imported from the external backup?

-- Hannes

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-05-06  6:08 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 [this message]
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
2021-05-06 14:10             ` Theodore Ts'o

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