Benoit Person <benoit.per...@gmail.com> writes:

>> d17cf5f3a32f07bf (tests: Introduce test_seq;  2012-08-03)
>>
>>> +       do
>>> +               echo "creating revision $i"
>>
>> Do you want to end this line with '&&'?
> The way it's intended is that it's more a debug information to see how
> it's going on (creating >500 revs is *quite* long). If I understand it
> correctly, using '&&' would mean that the return value of the echo
> statement will be tested for success ? Anyway, I am not sure it makes
> sense to fail on a "debug echo" ?

I don't think you should bother with such reasoning: just put the &&
everywhere.

Without the &&, it's OK in the current version, but what if someone adds
something before the echo? Then it becomes

git something-important &&
echo debug
git something-else-important

and a failure on the first call is unnoticed because of the missing &&
afterwards.

The echo is not supposed to fail, so either the && does not change
anything, or something went terribly wrong and you'd rather notice it.

-- 
Matthieu Moy
http://www-verimag.imag.fr/~moy/
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