Re: What's cooking in git.git (Mar 2019, #01; Wed, 6)
- Date: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:02:18 +0900
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: What's cooking in git.git (Mar 2019, #01; Wed, 6)
Philip Oakley <philipoakley@xxxxxxx> writes:
>> I should send switch/restore again soon. There are still a few
>> unaddressed concerns for git-restore since last time. Probably time to
>> refresh those discussions.
> Just catching up on back emails:
> The one point I noted is that "Overlay" is a new magic term without
> any explanation within the _documentation_.
> It would appear worth it to also add something (follow up patch?) to
> the e.g. git glossary to clarify how overlay differs, or is similar
> to, the different merge and reset modes.
Yeah, I recall that. I was hoping that it would stop mattering when
we start using switch-branches and restore-paths, but of course it
would not hurt to clarify the doc in the meantime.