Re: "git add -p" versus "git add -i", followed by "p"
- Date: Sun, 2 Dec 2018 12:30:51 -0500 (EST)
- From: "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: "git add -p" versus "git add -i", followed by "p"
On Sun, 2 Dec 2018, Duy Nguyen wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 2, 2018 at 6:05 PM Robert P. J. Day <rpjday@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > Patch update>> 2
> > > staged unstaged path
> > > * 1: unchanged +1/-0 README.md
> > > * 2: unchanged +1/-0 contrib/README
> > > 3: unchanged +1/-0 t/README
> > > Patch update>>
> > >
> > > Here I hit enter. Did you?
> > perhaps i'm just not seeing it, but from "man git-add", it
> > doesn't seem obvious that you would first select the files to work
> > with, then hit a simple CR to get into actual patch mode.
> I think it's the same procedure as the "update" step, which
> describes this in more detail. I agree that the "patch" section does
> not make this obvious.
thanks, i was hoping i wasn't being a complete idiot. given time, i
may submit a patch to fix the man page unless someone else gets to it
Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA