Jeff King <> writes:

> On Wed, Mar 05, 2014 at 11:18:17AM -0800, Junio C Hamano wrote:
>> Given that we discourage "grafts" strongly and "replace" less so
>> (but still discourage it), telling the users that biting the bullet
>> and rewriting the history is _the_ permanent solution, I think it is
>> understandable why nobody has bothered to.
> Perhaps the patch below would help discourage grafts more?
> The notable place in the documentation where grafts are still used is
> git-filter-branch.txt.  But since the example there is about cementing
> rewritten history, it might be OK to leave.

Thanks; I agree with the reasoning.
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