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From: Pascal Obry <pascal@obry.net>
To: Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>
Cc: Wincent Colaiuta <win@wincent.com>,
	David Symonds <dsymonds@gmail.com>,
	git@vger.kernel.org, gitster@pobox.com, Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Implement git-staged, an alias for 'git diff --cached'.
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 18:13:03 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4908999F.4040208@obry.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.DEB.1.00.0810291801580.22125@pacific.mpi-cbg.de.mpi-cbg.de>

Johannes Schindelin a écrit :
> I completely disagree.  If the existing set of commands causes confusion, 
> we need to deprecate those parts and add new commands.  Even if we have a 
> ton of commands already.
> 
> It does not need to hurt, either.  Just think of init-db.  Ever heard of 
> it?  We still have it, yet it is not relevant.

In this specific case adding a new command as an alias for a
command+option seems wrong! I much prefer adding the alias --staged for
--cached - as proposed now - if it can make things easier for new comers.

Pascal.

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  reply	other threads:[~2008-10-29 17:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-10-28 23:39 David Symonds
2008-10-28 23:46 ` Jeff King
2008-10-28 23:59 ` David Symonds
2008-10-29  0:39   ` Jeff King
2008-10-29  0:44     ` David Symonds
2008-10-29  1:02       ` Johannes Schindelin
2008-10-29  0:58         ` Jeff King
2008-10-29 10:59       ` Wincent Colaiuta
2008-10-29 15:08         ` Johannes Schindelin
2008-10-29 15:22           ` Stephan Beyer
2008-10-29 15:48             ` Johannes Schindelin
2008-10-29 16:16           ` Wincent Colaiuta
2008-10-29 17:03             ` Johannes Schindelin
2008-10-29 17:13               ` Pascal Obry [this message]
2008-10-29 17:42               ` Wincent Colaiuta
2008-10-29 18:30                 ` Teemu Likonen
2008-10-29 20:24                   ` David Kågedal
2008-10-29 19:23                 ` Johannes Schindelin
2008-10-29 19:44                   ` Wincent Colaiuta
2008-10-29  1:01     ` Stephan Beyer
2008-10-29  1:05       ` Jeff King
2008-10-29 14:33         ` Brandon Casey
2008-10-29 15:19           ` Jeff King
2008-10-29 14:58 ` Pascal Obry
2008-10-29 19:49 ` Felipe Contreras

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