Christian Couder <chrisc...@tuxfamily.org> writes:
> This is what "if_exists" and "if_missing" are all about.
> the same key already exists regardless of the value
> and, in this case, what happens depends on what has been specified using
> the "if_exists" configuration variable.
> the same key DOES NOT already exists regardless of the value
> and in this case, what happens depends on what has been specified
> using the "if_missing" configuration variable.
Hmm, how should things like signed-off-by be handled? You may want
to allow many entries with the same key with distinct values, but
duplicated values may want to be handled differently (currently we
only avoid to place a duplicate <key, value> consecutively, but keys
with different semantics (e.g. "fixes-bug: #bugid") may want to say
"unless the same key with the same value exists, append it at the
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