If git am fails to apply something, the end user may need
to know where to find the patch. This is normally known for
a single patch, but if the user is processing a mbox with
many patches, they may not have a single broken out patch
handy. So, provide a helpful hint as to where they can
find the patch to do some sort of manual fixup, if we
are processing a mbox with more than one patch in it.
Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortma...@windriver.com>
[v2: drop text suggesting what to do with failed patch; only
emit the help text if we are processing mbox with multi patches]
git-am.sh | 5 +++++
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)
diff --git a/git-am.sh b/git-am.sh
index f8b7a0c..20b3b73 100755
@@ -855,6 +855,11 @@ did you forget to use 'git add'?"
if test $apply_status != 0
eval_gettextln 'Patch failed at $msgnum $FIRSTLINE'
+ if test $patch_format = mbox && test "$last" -ne "1"
+ eval_gettextln "You can find the copy of the patch that
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