Re: [PATCH v2] submodule: explain first attempt failure clearly
- Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:13:23 +0900
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] submodule: explain first attempt failure clearly
Jonathan Tan <jonathantanmy@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> It is additional to what fetch prints. To make it clearer, I have
> removed all mentions of "additional" from the commit message. But right
> now I'm not sure if that whole section is important (since what happens
> can be deduced quite easily by reading the fewer than 10 lines of code).
Hmph, perhaps. It was lot easier to follow, at least to me, though ;-)
> If you mean a recommendation to the repository administrator, I guess we
> can recommend that their HEAD points to something, even if it's just a
> single orphan commit with a .txt file explaining what's going on.
Yeah, that might make sense, too.