From: Sergey Organov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Đoàn Trần Công Danh" <email@example.com>
Cc: "Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason" <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
"Alex Henrie" <email@example.com>,
"Git mailing list" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Rebase options via git pull
Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 15:59:49 +0300 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YKJkmws18M6oJZXy@danh.dev> (=?utf-8?B?IsSQb8OgbiBUcuG6p24g?= =?utf-8?B?Q8O0bmc=?= Danh"'s message of "Mon, 17 May 2021 19:42:03 +0700")
Đoàn Trần Công Danh <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On 2021-05-17 15:33:18+0300, Sergey Organov <email@example.com> wrote:
>> >> Probably add generic cmd.<cmd>.opts config support, so that I can say:
>> >> git -c cmd.rebase.opts="--no-fork-point --empty=keep" pull --rebase
>> >> Thoughts?
>> > It's been discussed before (but I did not dig up the discussions,
>> > sorry). It's been considered a bad idea, because our commands are a
>> > mixture of plumbing/porcelain commands and switches, so we want to be
>> > able to reliably invoke say ls-tree with some switches internally,
>> > without config tripping us up.
>> > Of course we could make this sort of thing work by selectively ignoring
>> > the config, but such a thing would be equal in complexity to the effort
>> > of assering that it's safe to introduce new rebase.* config in the
>> > codebase for every switch it has now, but with a less friendly interface
>> > both for git itself and users.
>> I don't see much complexity here. We'd then just need to effectively
>> invoke ls-tree internally like this:
>> git -c 'cmd.ls-tree.opts=' ls-tree
>> Not a big deal.
> It's a big deal.
> Scripts was written with plumbing command and expect stable output.
> If such change can be accepted, a lot of scripts will begin to fail.
Makes sense. Then simply don't do it for plumbing?
-- Sergey Organov
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-05-17 12:59 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2021-05-13 13:19 Rebase options via git pull Sergey Organov
2021-05-13 20:18 ` Junio C Hamano
2021-05-14 9:14 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-15 7:39 ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-14 0:49 ` Alex Henrie
2021-05-14 0:58 ` Đoàn Trần Công Danh
2021-05-14 1:01 ` Alex Henrie
2021-05-14 6:37 ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-17 10:11 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-17 12:33 ` Sergey Organov
2021-05-17 12:42 ` Đoàn Trần Công Danh
2021-05-17 12:59 ` Sergey Organov [this message]
2021-05-17 14:48 ` Đoàn Trần Công Danh
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