On Mon, 29 Aug 2016, Jakub Narębski wrote:
> W dniu 29.08.2016 o 10:04, Johannes Schindelin pisze:
> > We really do not need the *pointer to a* pointer to the options in
> > the read_populate_opts() function.
> > Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <johannes.schinde...@gmx.de>
> > ---
> > sequencer.c | 6 +++---
> > 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
> > diff --git a/sequencer.c b/sequencer.c
> > index 4d2b4e3..14ef79b 100644
> > --- a/sequencer.c
> > +++ b/sequencer.c
> > @@ -809,11 +809,11 @@ static int populate_opts_cb(const char *key, const
> > char *value, void *data)
> > return 0;
> > }
> > -static int read_populate_opts(struct replay_opts **opts)
> > +static int read_populate_opts(struct replay_opts *opts)
> Especially that other *_populate_*() use 'struct replay_opts *opts':
> read_populate_todo(struct commit_list **todo_list, struct replay_opts
> walk_revs_populate_todo(struct commit_list **todo_list, struct replay_opts
> Though they use **todo_list, because they modify this list;
> maybe that was why read_populate_opts was using **opts instead
> of *opts?
I won't speculate about the reasons why it was made so.
About read_populate_todo(): it uses **todo_list, but still only *opts.
In any case, in a later patch, the todo_list parsing is completely
revamped anyway, so I did not want to "fix" anything that would get
reverted later on.