Krzysztof Mazur wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 01:51:41PM -0500, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> > 
> > I don't see what is the problem. We haven't had the need for push.default =
> > simplewarning, have we? If you want the warning, you don't change anything, 
> > if
> simplewarning makes no sense, because push.default=simple sets exact
> behavior,


> not some "next" behavior that may change in future.

But I'm suggesting to add a core.addremove option as well, like you suggested,
am I not?

That option wouldn't change in the future.

> > you want to specify something, you already know what you are doing.
> > 
> > > Maybe we should also add core.mode=next-warn that changes defaults like 
> > > next
> > > but keeps warnings enabled until the user accepts that change by setting
> > > appropriate config option?
> > 
> > Maybe, but would you actually use that option?
> No.

So you would be happy if we had core.addremove = true *and* core.mode = next,
right? You would use one, different people with different needs would use the

> > > That's safer than next (at least for interactive use) and maybe more users
> > > would use that, but I don't think that's worth adding.
> > 
> > Maybe, but I don't think many users would use either mode, and that's good.
> > 
> > > For me, old behavior by default and warnings with information how to
> > > enable new incompatible features, is sufficient. So I don't need
> > > core.mode option, but as long it will be useful for other users I have
> > > nothing against it.
> > 
> > OK, but that seems to mean you don't need core.mode = next-warn either. I'm 
> > not
> > against adding such a mode, but I would like to hear about _somebody_ that
> > would like to actually use it. I don't like to program for ghosts.
> >
> As I said earlier, I don't think that next-warn it's worth adding, but
> such option might increase the number of people interested in the
> core.mode.

Well that's a hypothesis, and I would be interested in finding out if that's
true, but until I see somebody that says "I want core.mode = next-war", I'm
going to assume they are hypothetical.

Felipe Contreras
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