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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@google.com>
Cc: workingjubilee@gmail.com, git@vger.kernel.org,
	christian.couder@gmail.com, johannes.schindelin@gmx.de
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7 1/1] Implement rev-list --bisect* --first-parent
Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 12:35:09 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqqy2wss6j6.fsf@gitster-ct.c.googlers.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191106213609.57464-1-jonathantanmy@google.com> (Jonathan Tan's message of "Wed, 6 Nov 2019 13:36:09 -0800")

Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@google.com> writes:

>> > Also, clarify in the commit message somewhere that this commit does not
>> > change the behavior of "git bisect".
>> 
>> s/\.$/ when used without the "--first-parent" option&/; you mean?
>
> As far as I know, "git bisect" doesn't support --first-parent, whether
> before or after this patch.
>
> At first I thought that this patch also teaches "git bisect" to support
> "--first-parent", but that is not the case.

Ah, I was not paying enough attention.  So this is only the first
part of the whole solution that does not have much end-user visible
benefit yet.

With "yet" at the end of what you wrote, I do agree with you that
such a clarification would be necessary.

Thanks.

  reply	other threads:[~2019-11-07  3:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-11-05  5:21 [Outreachy] [PATCH v7 0/1] Revenge of --bisect --first-parent workingjubilee
2019-11-05  5:21 ` [PATCH v7 1/1] Implement rev-list --bisect* --first-parent workingjubilee
2019-11-05 23:04   ` Jonathan Tan
2019-11-06  2:42     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-06 11:30       ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-06 21:36       ` Jonathan Tan
2019-11-07  3:35         ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2019-11-07  5:07         ` Jubilee Young
2019-11-07 16:00     ` Jubilee Young
2019-11-07 18:56       ` Jonathan Tan

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