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From: Phillip Wood <phillip.wood123@gmail.com>
To: phillip.wood@dunelm.org.uk, git@vger.kernel.org,
	Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>,
	Kristoffer Haugsbakk <code@khaugsbakk.name>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] sequencer: beautify subject of reverts of reverts
Date: Thu, 18 May 2023 10:58:26 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <10523968-0f02-f483-69c4-24e62e839f70@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <ZGUIqBU0+Vr5LSBF@ugly>

On 17/05/2023 18:02, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> On Wed, May 17, 2023 at 12:20:03PM +0100, Phillip Wood wrote:
>> I'm saying that reverting a commit with a subject line
>>
>>     Revert "Revert "Revert some subject""
>>
>> should result in the new commit having the subject
>>
>>     Revert "Revert "Revert "Revert some subject"""
>>
>> (i.e. at that point we stop trying to be clever) rather than
>>
>>     Revert "Reapply "Revert some subject""
>>
> right.
> how about filing that under GIGO and extending the comment?
> i mean, when you actually run into this situation, you should be 
> re-thinking your life choices rather than stressing about git producing 
> a somewhat suboptimal commit message template ...

Given that it is simple to handle this case and Junio is expecting a 
re-roll of this topic[1] then I think it would be worth just adding 
those three lines.

Best Wishes

Phillip

[1] https://lore.kernel.org/git/xmqqa5y3ssss.fsf@gitster.g/

> regards,
> ossi


  reply	other threads:[~2023-05-18  9:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 53+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-04-28  8:35 [PATCH v2] sequencer: beautify subject of reverts of reverts Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-04-28 18:35 ` Junio C Hamano
2023-04-28 19:11   ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-05-01 16:44     ` Junio C Hamano
2023-05-01 19:10       ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-05-01 19:12         ` Junio C Hamano
2023-05-05 17:25     ` Junio C Hamano
2023-05-17  9:05 ` Phillip Wood
2023-05-17 10:00   ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-05-17 11:20     ` Phillip Wood
2023-05-17 17:02       ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-05-18  9:58         ` Phillip Wood [this message]
2023-05-18 16:28           ` Junio C Hamano
2023-07-28  5:26             ` Linus Arver
2023-07-28  9:45               ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-07-28 15:10                 ` Junio C Hamano
2023-07-28 15:37                   ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-07-28 16:31                     ` Junio C Hamano
2023-07-28 16:47                       ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-07-28 17:36                   ` Linus Arver
2023-08-09 17:15 ` [PATCH v3 1/2] " Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-09 17:15   ` [PATCH v3 2/2] doc: revert: add discussion Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-10 21:50     ` Linus Arver
2023-08-10 22:00       ` Linus Arver
2023-08-11 15:10         ` Phillip Wood
2023-08-12  6:25           ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-13 22:09             ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-14 14:13               ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-11 12:49       ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-11 23:00         ` Linus Arver
2023-08-12  7:19           ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-09-07 21:29             ` Linus Arver
2023-08-11 15:08       ` Phillip Wood
2023-08-11 17:10         ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 17:05       ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 17:44         ` Re* " Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 17:53           ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 17:56             ` rsbecker
2023-08-11 18:16           ` Eric Sunshine
2023-08-11 18:16           ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-11 19:43             ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 15:05   ` [PATCH v3 1/2] sequencer: beautify subject of reverts of reverts Phillip Wood
2023-08-11 16:59     ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-11 17:13       ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-21 17:07   ` [PATCH v4 " Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-21 17:07     ` [PATCH v4 2/2] git-revert.txt: add discussion Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-08-21 18:32     ` [PATCH v4 1/2] sequencer: beautify subject of reverts of reverts Junio C Hamano
2023-08-23 20:08     ` Taylor Blau
2023-08-23 21:38       ` Junio C Hamano
2023-08-24  6:14         ` Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-09-02  7:20         ` [PATCH v5] " Oswald Buddenhagen
2023-09-02 22:24           ` Junio C Hamano
2023-09-11 20:12           ` Kristoffer Haugsbakk

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