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Re: [PATCH 02/30] merge-recursive: Fix logic ordering issue




On Mon, Nov 13, 2017 at 2:04 PM, Elijah Newren <newren@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Do you feel it's important that I come up with a demonstration case
> here?  If so, I'll see if I can generate one.

I was mostly "just curious" on how you'd construct it theoretically.

> it's actually something newly possible only due to directory rename detection.

So something like {rename/delete} on a directory in the merge, but
also an addition instead of the delete of another file?

I wanted to debug a very similar issue today just after reviewing this
series, see
https://public-inbox.org/git/743acc29-85bb-3773-b6a0-68d4a0b8fd63@xxxxxxxxx/

Thanks,
Stefan