Request for rebaseif extension to be provided by default with rebase

Arne Babenhauserheide arne_bab at
Tue Jun 21 07:28:55 CDT 2011

On Tuesday 21 June 2011 11:45:11 Sébastien Deleuze wrote:
> Anyway, I think that rebaseif (or "safe rebase, else merge") behaviour is a
> lot better than current fetch behaviour that is distributed by default with
> Mercurial, wich do stupid and automatic merge even when not needed.

I’d prefer fetch to have some more intelligence: do a merge but undo it, if 
there are conflicts which require human interaction.

A bit of additional history does not hurt.

Best wishes, 
Unpolitisch sein
heißt politisch sein, 
ohne es zu merken. 
- Arne (

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