Jeff King wrote: > On Fri, May 02, 2014 at 04:55:01PM -0500, Felipe Contreras wrote: > > > They can do: > > > > % git pull origin master > > > > That shouldn't revese the bases. > > Then they have to remember to do that every time, no? That seems a > little error-prone versus setting a config option.
Yes. However, since not many people do this, and they don't do it that often that's not a big deal. It's much more important to fix the issue the vast majority of users face constantly. > > > Such users are going to run "git pull origin master" or just "git pull" > > > to get that merge. > > > > I'd say the vast majority of users running "git pull" want the parents > > reversed, the minority that doesn't can switch to "git pull origin > > master" (or add a configuration). > > I'm not sure I agree, but I don't think either of us has actual data. Do you want me to go dig in the mailing list and point you to the endless discussions? I assure you, if this is not changed, we will have this discussion again. > > Most likely the consensus and the proposals will be ignored and nothing > > will change as usual, but that's a different thing. > > Is it truly necessary to make sniping comments like this at the end of > each email? It _is_ being discussed right now, and these comments do > nothing except irritate your readers. Please stop. And it has been discussed before. If history is any indication, it will be discussed again. -- Felipe Contreras -- 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