Re: [PATCH] worktree add: add --lock option
- Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:50:04 -0700
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] worktree add: add --lock option
Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> As explained in the document. This option has an advantage over the
> command sequence "git worktree add && git worktree lock": there will be
> no gap that somebody can accidentally "prune" the new worktree (or soon,
> explicitly "worktree remove" it).
> "worktree add" does keep a lock on while it's preparing the worktree.
> If --lock is specified, this lock remains after the worktree is created.
> Suggested-by: David Taylor <David.Taylor@xxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx>
> A patch that adds --lock may look like this.
This looks more like "I do believe the idea by David is a useful
addition and here is how I did it to the best of my ability---let's
make sure we polish it for eventual inclusion" than a mere "it may
look like so---do whatever you want with it" patch.
To me "git worktree add --lock" somehow sounds less correct than
"git worktree add --locked", but I'd appreciate if natives can