On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 8:25 PM, Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:
> And then we would need to add the same option to existing callers of
> "git commit" (such as "git rebase") to pass it down the callchain.
> But stepping back a bit, I have a suspicion that your upstream
> project _only_ cares about what you feed them (either by pushing
> your work yourself to them, or telling them to pull from your
> repository). There is no reason for you to be constantly signing
> your commits you make during your exploratory development that you
> may throw-away in the end.
Your suspicions are correct.
But I'm a bit paranoid, so it feels better to sign even local commits.
> It _might_ be a better option to just teach "-S" option to "git
> rebase" that tells it to replay all the commits with "commit -S",
> instead of adding commit.gpgSign configuration.
In my case, I don't do that much exploratory development locally,
so I usually just commit, pull and push.
Always signing everything can't really hurt, can it? Takes a few clock
cycles more, and a few more bytes, but apart from that I don't see any
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