git@vger.kernel.org list mirror (unofficial, one of many)
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Christian Couder <christian.couder@gmail.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org, John Cai <johncai86@gmail.com>,
	Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@google.com>,
	Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@gmail.com>,
	Taylor Blau <me@ttaylorr.com>, Derrick Stolee <stolee@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 0/2] Implement filtering repacks
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 09:31:00 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqqa64ipl4r.fsf@gitster.g> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20221122175150.366828-1-christian.couder@gmail.com> (Christian Couder's message of "Tue, 22 Nov 2022 18:51:48 +0100")

Christian Couder <christian.couder@gmail.com> writes:

> In the discussions with Junio and Taylor following the first and
> second versions, Junio suggested adding `--filter=<filter-spec>` to
> `git gc` and I am still Ok with doing it, either later in a followup
> patch or in a v4. I haven't done it yet, as it's not clear how to
> implement it efficiently only in `git gc`.

Did I make such a suggestion?  I only said --filter=<filter-spec>
does not seem like a good option to surface and stress at the
end-user level for "git pack-objects".

The similarity of "git prune-packed" with this new operation was
brought up to illustrate the point that users of "git gc" do not
want to even know about having to remove redundantly available
objects via "prune-packed" by giving an extra option to "git gc"
(hence --prune is the default), and honoring the filter spec when
objects are known to be available via the configured promisor remote
is likely what users at the "git gc" level would want to see happen
automatically.  IOW, adding more options to "gc" would be the last
thing I would want to see.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-11-23  0:31 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 29+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-10-12 13:51 [PATCH 0/3] Implement filtering repacks Christian Couder
2022-10-12 13:51 ` [PATCH 1/3] pack-objects: allow --filter without --stdout Christian Couder
2022-10-12 13:51 ` [PATCH 2/3] repack: add --filter=<filter-spec> option Christian Couder
2022-10-12 13:51 ` [PATCH 3/3] repack: introduce --force to force filtering Christian Couder
2022-10-14 16:46 ` [PATCH 0/3] Implement filtering repacks Junio C Hamano
2022-10-20 11:23   ` Christian Couder
2022-10-28 19:49     ` Taylor Blau
2022-10-28 20:26       ` Junio C Hamano
2022-11-07  9:12         ` Christian Couder
2022-11-07  9:00       ` Christian Couder
2022-10-25 12:28 ` [PATCH v2 0/2] " Christian Couder
2022-10-25 12:28   ` [PATCH v2 1/2] pack-objects: allow --filter without --stdout Christian Couder
2022-10-25 12:28   ` [PATCH v2 2/2] repack: add --filter=<filter-spec> option Christian Couder
2022-10-28 19:54   ` [PATCH v2 0/2] Implement filtering repacks Taylor Blau
2022-11-07  9:29     ` Christian Couder
2022-11-22 17:51   ` [PATCH v3 " Christian Couder
2022-11-22 17:51     ` [PATCH v3 1/2] pack-objects: allow --filter without --stdout Christian Couder
2022-11-22 17:51     ` [PATCH v3 2/2] repack: add --filter=<filter-spec> option Christian Couder
2022-11-23  0:31     ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2022-12-21  3:53       ` [PATCH v3 0/2] Implement filtering repacks Christian Couder
2022-11-23  0:35     ` Junio C Hamano
2022-12-21  4:04     ` [PATCH v4 0/3] " Christian Couder
2022-12-21  4:04       ` [PATCH v4 1/3] pack-objects: allow --filter without --stdout Christian Couder
2023-01-04 14:56         ` Patrick Steinhardt
2022-12-21  4:04       ` [PATCH v4 2/3] repack: add --filter=<filter-spec> option Christian Couder
2023-01-04 14:56         ` Patrick Steinhardt
2023-01-05  1:39           ` Junio C Hamano
2022-12-21  4:04       ` [PATCH v4 3/3] gc: add gc.repackFilter config option Christian Couder
2023-01-04 14:57         ` Patrick Steinhardt

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly 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:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

  List information: http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html

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

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=xmqqa64ipl4r.fsf@gitster.g \
    --to=gitster@pobox.com \
    --cc=christian.couder@gmail.com \
    --cc=git@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=johncai86@gmail.com \
    --cc=jonathantanmy@google.com \
    --cc=jrnieder@gmail.com \
    --cc=me@ttaylorr.com \
    --cc=stolee@gmail.com \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link
Be sure your reply has a Subject: header at the top and a blank line before the message body.
Code repositories for project(s) associated with this public inbox

	https://80x24.org/mirrors/git.git

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).