Hi,

On Wed, 21 Sep 2016, Junio C Hamano wrote:

> * rt/rebase-i-broken-insn-advise (2016-09-07) 1 commit
>  - rebase -i: improve advice on bad instruction lines
> 
>  When "git rebase -i" is given a broken instruction, it told the
>  user to fix it with "--edit-todo", but didn't say what the step
>  after that was (i.e. "--continue").
> 
>  Will hold.
>  Dscho's "rebase -i" hopefully will become available in 'pu', by
>  which time an equivalent of this fix would be ported to C.  This is
>  queued merely as a reminder.

Porting the fix was surprisingly easy:

-- snipsnap --
[PATCH] fixup! rebase -i: check for missing commits in the rebase--helper

---
 sequencer.c | 7 ++++---
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/sequencer.c b/sequencer.c
index 8f27524..386d16e 100644
--- a/sequencer.c
+++ b/sequencer.c
@@ -2567,9 +2567,10 @@ int check_todo_list(void)
 
        if (raise_error)
                fprintf(stderr,
-                       _("You can fix this with 'git rebase --edit-todo'.\n"
-                       "Or you can abort the rebase with 'git rebase"
-                       " --abort'.\n"));
+                       _("You can fix this with 'git rebase --edit-todo' "
+                         "and then run 'git rebase --continue'.\n"
+                         "Or you can abort the rebase with 'git rebase"
+                         " --abort'.\n"));
 
        return res;
 }
-- 
2.10.0.windows.1.10.g803177d

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