Re: git-gui: unstaged changes windowpane resets after unstaging a line
- Date: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 21:47:50 +0200
- From: Jan Ziak <0xe2.0x9a.0x9b@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: git-gui: unstaged changes windowpane resets after unstaging a line
On Sun, 31 Mar 2019 at 21:15, Bert Wesarg <bert.wesarg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Jan,
> On Sun, Mar 31, 2019 at 8:45 PM Jan Ziak <0xe2.0x9a.0x9b@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hello
> > After performing "Unstage Line From Commit" action, the "Unstaged
> > Changes" windowpane is reset. The reset does not happen with "Unstage
> > Hunk From Commit" action.
> because its not necessary when staging a hunk. Though when staging a
> line it is better to run the diff algorithm again.
Yes. I was thinking comparing the old state of "Unstaged Changes" to
the new state and preserving (or approximating) the selected filename
and scroller position if possible.
When unstaging a line (or a hunk) there is internally no possibility
for the currently selected filename to disappear from the "Unstaged
> Anyway, which problem do you observe in particular?
The problem is that the selected filename and scroller position are
reinitialized. It is uncomfortable when "Unstaged Changes" contains a
lot of filenames.
> > git version 2.21.0
> > Sincerely
> > Jan