Re: [PATCH 0/8] Do not use abbreviated options in tests
- Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:58:01 +0900
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/8] Do not use abbreviated options in tests
"Johannes Schindelin via GitGitGadget" <gitgitgadget@xxxxxxxxx>
> We do not want to have tests that need to be changed by completely unrelated
> patch series, just because abbreviations that used to be unique are being
> made non-unique by said patch series.
If we wanted to make sure that options in abbreviated form work
correctly, we should do so in dedicated parseopt-specific tests (and
we do in t0040, I think), not in tests for random other commands
that happens to feed options to them.