Phillip Wood <phillip.wood...@gmail.com> writes: > On 14/08/2019 22:20, SZEDER Gábor wrote: > > I changed the sequencer to always commit the cherry-pick and then run > 'git commit --amend' for rewords . Running > > time env GIT_EDITOR=true GIT_SEQUENCE_EDITOR='sed -i > s/pick/reword/' ../bin-wrappers/git rebase -i --root > > over 100 commits I cannot see any real difference in the timings > between master and that branch. Any difference is within the variation > of the times of multiple runs. The change also fixes a bug when > rewording a re-arranged root commit.
I guess that settles the "efficiency" story; besides, showing a wrong intermediate state to users and scripts efficiently is just as bad as showing a wrong state less efficiently.