Jörn Engel <jo...@logfs.org> writes:
> On Mon, 21 April 2014 16:46:22 -0400, Jörn Engel wrote:
>> This reverts commit 88e8f908f2b0c56f9ccf8134d8ff9f689af9cc84.
>> Caused a usability regression for me and foul language for my coworkers.
How do you solve the problem that the commit you revert was solving? The
commit you propose to revert says in its message:
git-column can be used as a pager for other git commands, something
GIT_PAGER="git -p column --mode='dense color'" git -p branch
The problem with this is that "git -p column" also has $GIT_PAGER set so
the pager runs itself again as another pager. The end result is an
infinite loop of forking.
There's probably a solution, but you can't ignore the problem (or
someone else will later try to solve the infinite loop and revert your
commit, and so on ...).
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