Ilya Basin <basini...@gmail.com>:
> For new branches the 'from' command can refer the common ancestor in
> an existing branch. For example:
> /----------E thebranch
> A---B---C---D master
> Commit E is newer than D; we already imported D; thebranch is new.
> Instead of:
> from refs/heads/thebranch^0
> refer the parent as:
> from refs/heads/master^2
Understood. Do you actually need this much generality in practice,
or is it a theoretical case?
> OK, something's wrong with the man page: starting with '-A' the
> description is unstructured:
Interesting. The aciidoc parser got a little confused, but inserting
some blank lines fixed it.
<a href="http://www.catb.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>
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