On Sun, Mar 2, 2014 at 4:04 AM, Eric Sunshine <sunsh...@sunshineco.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 1, 2014 at 9:53 PM, Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclo...@gmail.com>
>> "git rebase -e XYZ" is basically the same as
>> EDITOR="sed -i '1s/pick XYZ/edit XYZ/' $@" \
>> git rebase -i XYZ^
>> In English, it prepares the todo list for you to edit only commit XYZ
>> to save your time. The time saving is only significant when you edit a
>> lot of commits separately.
> Should this accept multiple -e arguments? Based upon the above
> justification, it sounds like it should, and I think that would be the
> intuitive expectation (at least for me).
> The current implementation, however, is broken with multiple -e arguments.
> git rebase -i -e older -e newer
> 'newer' is ignored entirely. However, with:
> git rebase -i -e newer -e older
> it errors out when rewriting the todo list:
> "expected to find 'edit older' line but did not"
> An implementation supporting multiple -e arguments would need to
> ensure that the todo list extends to the "oldest" rev specified by any
> -e argument.
Of course, I'm misreading and abusing the intention of -e as if it is
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