Piotr Krukowiecki <piotr.krukowie...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 28, 2014 at 9:26 PM, Aaron Laws <dartm...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > The way I understand it, when `git svn dcommit` is run, new commits
> > are created (A' is created from A adding SVN information), then the
> > current branch is moved to point to A'. Why don't we move any other
> > refs that were pointing to A over to A' ? What would be the point of
> > continuing to point to A? I'm interested in looking into coding this
> > change to git-svn, but I would like to hear some feedback first.
> 
> I think A' might not always be simply (A + SVN info). I think you can
> dcommit when you're not up to date.  So A' will have a different
> parent than A (will be automatically rebased on top of current branch
> tip). Other refs pointing to A might be used as bookmarks, and moving
> them from A to A' would be a significant change.

Right, I would not want "git rebase" (what dcommit uses internally)
to scan all the branches in my repository and try to update them
behind my back.  It's far too surprising and potentially dangerous.
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