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From: Matthias Baumgarten <>
To: "" <>
Subject: pull.rebase config vs. --ff-only on command line
Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 16:43:10 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)


this is my first time contacting you guys and girls so I hope this mail 
achieves the expected standard. I've discovered the following behaviour 
of git:

If pull.rebase is configured to true and git pull --ff-only is executed 
it seems like the config wins, i.e. issuing "Successfully rebased and 
updated refs/heads/...", which is not what I would expect. I always 
believed that command line options would overwrite configured options.

Is my assumption that command line options always win wrong or is this a 

Best regards,

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             reply	other threads:[~2021-07-16 14:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-16 14:43 Matthias Baumgarten [this message]
2021-07-16 15:03 ` Elijah Newren
2021-07-16 16:44   ` Felipe Contreras
2021-07-16 16:54     ` Matthias Baumgarten
2021-07-16 18:00       ` Felipe Contreras
2021-07-19 14:26         ` Matthias Baumgarten
2021-07-19 17:43           ` Felipe Contreras
2021-07-22 18:57           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-07-22 22:09             ` Felipe Contreras
2021-07-23  9:36             ` Matthias Baumgarten
2021-07-16 16:39 ` Felipe Contreras

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