Re: git replace: should it check for object type, and can it replace merges?

2013-08-05 Thread Philip Oakley
From: Christian Couder christian.cou...@gmail.com Hi, On Sat, Aug 3, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Philip Oakley philipoak...@iee.org wrote: A recent comment http://stackoverflow.com/a/18027030/717355 on a question I asked two years ago about 'grafts' and 'replace' indicates that users think that 'git

Re: git replace: should it check for object type, and can it replace merges?

2013-08-03 Thread Thomas Rast
Philip Oakley philipoak...@iee.org writes: A recent comment http://stackoverflow.com/a/18027030/717355 on a question I asked two years ago about 'grafts' and 'replace' indicates that users think that 'git replace' can't replace a merge commit. The documentation doesn't have any examples and