Jonathan Nieder <> writes:

>> But if we cook it for a while, I suspect that we will find more and
>> more breakages of expectations in the existing scripts in and out of
>> the tree;
> Alas, probably no, because nobody has "HEAD~3..HEAD" in their working
> directory.  That's exactly the problem --- it creates an edge case
> that nobody is likely to test...

I didn't mean to say that running and encoutering the issue is the
only way to find "more breakges of expectations", by the way.  I am
still on the fence, but leaning towards not merging it too hastily.
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