[PATCH RFC] commit: add --amend option to amend the parent changeset
mpm at selenic.com
Fri Feb 17 16:05:51 CST 2012
On Fri, 2012-02-17 at 18:44 +0100, Patrick Mézard wrote:
> Le 02/02/12 13:55, Idan Kamara a écrit :
> > On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 2:45 PM, Angel Ezquerra <angel.ezquerra at gmail.com <mailto:angel.ezquerra at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 1:35 PM, Idan Kamara <idankk86 at gmail.com <mailto:idankk86 at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > > # HG changeset patch
> > > # User Idan Kamara <idankk86 at gmail.com <mailto:idankk86 at gmail.com>>
> > > # Date 1328185747 -7200
> > > # Branch stable
> > > # Node ID cc7dec00d5016f03acf789c35ce6ef50b204f0cb
> > > # Parent 0620421044a2bcaafd054a6ee454614888699de8
> > > commit: add --amend option to amend the parent changeset
> > This is quite cool and a neat example of what can be done now that
> > mercurial tracks phases :-)
> > One thing that would be nice is to be able to just "amend" the commit
> > message (without modifying the patch file contents). I think _that_ is
> > probably _the_ most commonly requested history editing operation (at
> > least in my experience).
> > Right. I didn't take care of that yet and due to the current implementation
> > it fails with a 'nothing changed' message. But it should be doable.
> I think the UI for this should be addressed right away. What are the choices?
> 1- git commit --amend: open the editor with the current message all the time, even when the working directory is clean
> 2- Add qrefresh like --edit option
I don't think launching and quitting an editor is overly burdensome,
especially given that fixing a commit message will be an extremely
Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.
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