Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com> writes:

> Junio C Hamano wrote:
>> host:foo/bar (take my "host" branch, push it to their "foo/bar"
>> branch) could be tricky, no?  It could be trying to go over the ssh
>> to "host" and access repository at $HOME/foo/bar.  The git_connect()
>> call may even succeed and you cannot use the failure as a hint to
>> disambiguate.
>> Also the request may genuinely be to access foo/bar repository at
>> the host, but the network layer had trouble connecting temporarily
>> to the host.  After disambiguating incorrectly to push to the
>> origin, mapping our host branch to their foo/bar branch, that push
>> might even succeed.
> Oh, ouch.  I didn't think of that.  What do you suggest we do?  Go
> with Duy's simple '-' solution, or try some heuristics that may lead
> to confusing behavior in edge cases?

What is bad about saying "push origin ...the rest..."?

It is beyond me why people would want to invent unintuitive line
noise like '-' that others need to read the manual from cover to
cover to find and memorize for something small like this.
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