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Re: [PATCH 2/8] tag: Refactor the options handling code to be less bizarro

Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> But I thought it was very a very bizarre pattern to set us to cmdmode
> = 'l' when we're not in that mode at all just to, as can be seen in
> the diff, get around a slightly more verbose one-time if-check.

When I wrote my response, I viewed that setting as committing to be
in the "list" mode, not as a workaround.  So checking with !cmdmode
to make sure that the command line is not asking to create a tag
makes tons of sense; the new test makes it unreadable from that
point of view.