Re: [PATCH v2 15/19] switch: no implicit dwim, use --guess to dwim
- Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 03:37:26 -0500
- From: Eric Sunshine <sunshine@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 15/19] switch: no implicit dwim, use --guess to dwim
On Fri, Feb 8, 2019 at 4:05 AM Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Similar to automatic detach, this behavior could be confusing because
> it can sometimes create a new branch without a user asking it to,
> especially when the user is still not aware about this feature.
> Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx>
> diff --git a/Documentation/git-checkout.txt b/Documentation/git-checkout.txt
> @@ -31,22 +31,13 @@ branch.
> If <branch> is not found but there does exist a tracking branch in
> +exactly one remote (call it <remote>) with a matching name and
> +--no-guess is not specified, treat as equivalent to
For consistency with typesetting in the rest of this document, you
probably want s/--no-guess/`&`/, though probably not worth a re-roll,
though, if this is the only issue with v2.
> @@ -182,6 +173,26 @@ explicitly give a name with `-b` in such a case.
> + If <branch> is not found but there does exist a tracking
> + branch in exactly one remote (call it <remote>) with a
> + matching name, treat as equivalent to
Most places in this document typeset these as `<branch>` and `<remote>`.