I just noticed that the two patches Junio added to pu have a reworded commit message I'm perfectly happy with.
Thanks all. Am 28.03.2014 03:06, schrieb W. Trevor King: > On Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 12:15:00AM +0100, Jens Lehmann wrote: >> Am 27.03.2014 22:06, schrieb W. Trevor King: >>> The transition from submodule.<path>.* to submodule.<name>.* happened >>> in 73b0898d (Teach "git submodule add" the --name option, 2012-09-30), >>> which landed in v1.8.1-rc0 on 2012-12-03. >> >> Nope, the distinction between path and name is way older (AFAIK it >> is there from day one). That was just the point in time where you >> could choose a different name without editing .gitmodules. And the >> fact that the name is initialized with the path confused a lot of >> people. > > Before 73b0898d, cmd_add used: > > git config -f .gitmodules submodule."$sm_path".path "$sm_path" > > and similar, so I used submodule.<path>.branch in my initial > documentation of this patch (v5 of that series) . By the final v8 > (which rebased onto the then-current master with 73b0898d), the > surrounding calls were : > > git config -f .gitmodules submodule."$sm_name".path "$sm_path" > > but I missed the update to <name> in my rebasing. I suppose I could > have used <name> instead of <path> in my initial v5 patch, but I was > one of the folks confused by the old name == path behavior ;). > >>> This patch is against master, because 23d25e48 hasn't landed in maint >>> yet. If you want, I can split this into two patches, one against >>> maint fixing the b9289227 typo and another against master fixing the >>> 23d25e48 typo. >> >> This fixes the only two usages of 'submodule.<path>.*' in the >> Documentation I can see in current master. > > Right. However, this patch won't apply to the maint branch (where > 23d25e48 hasn't landed). I'm just saying that we may want to split > this patch in half and push the fix for b9289227 in a maintenance > release. On the other hand, we've survived since 2012 with the > current docs, so *not* splitting this patch apart works for me too. > > Cheers, > Trevor > > : http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git/210763 > : http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git/211832 > -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html