Yeah , thanks for your reply ! 

Sorry for forgot give the URL : ) 

 

On Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 9:08:46 PM UTC+8, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen 
wrote:
>
> On Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 2:04:40 PM UTC+2, Deew Lew wrote:
>>
>> chapter 3.6 :Git Branching - Rebasing 
>>
>
> For the record, the URL is 
> http://git-scm.com/book/en/v2/Git-Branching-Rebasing
>  
>
>>
>> the book says:
>>
>> This basically says, “Check out the client branch, figure out the patches 
>> from the common ancestor of the client and server branches, and then 
>> replay them onto master.”
>>
>> I think "then replay them onto master " should be "then replay them onto 
>> client start from the common ancestor patch of the client server and 
>> master" ?
>>
>> I test like this: 
>> three branches: master server client 
>> master:c0
>> server:c0< - c1 <- c4 <- c5
>> client:c0 <- c1 <- c2 <- c3
>> then i did : 
>> git rebase --onto master server client 
>> the three branches were:
>> master:c0
>> server:c0< - c1 <- c4 <- c5
>> client:c0 <- c2 <- c3
>>
>> See it ,the client branch changed , not the master !
>>
>> And i'm weak at English, maybe original is right . And the problem is my 
>> understanding :) 
>>
>>
> Your understanding is correct, but I don't think your sentence reads so 
> well. I agree with you that the sentence in the book does not sound optimal 
> either. Here's what I would write:
>
> Original:
>
>> This basically says, “Check out the client branch, figure out the patches 
>> from the common ancestor of the client and server branches, and then replay 
>> them onto master.” 
>
>
> Suggestion:
>
>> This basically says, “Take the client branch, figure out the patches 
>> since it diverged from the master branch, and replay these patches in the 
>> client branch as if it was based directly off the master branch instead". 
>> In other words: transplant the client branch to be based off the master 
>> branch instead of server. 
>
>
> If you want to suggest concrete changes to the book, the right way to go 
> about is by submitting pull-requests on its GitHub repository. The file in 
> question is located here, so you can just use the Edit button to suggest 
> the change:
>
>
> https://github.com/progit/progit2/blob/master/book/03-git-branching/sections/rebasing.asc
>
>

-- 
You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git 
for human beings" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email 
to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.

Reply via email to