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[GSoC] [RFC] stashing unmerged index entries

Reference: https://git.github.io/SoC-2019-Ideas/#teach-git-stash-to-handle-unmerged-index-entries

"When the index is unmerged, git stash refuses to do anything. That is
unnecessary, though, as it could easily craft e.g. an octopus merge of
the various stages. A subsequent git stash apply can detect that
octopus and re-generate the unmerged index."

according to it we take the unmerged entries (caused by conflicted
merge) in index from all stages, and do an octopus merge. how does
this solve the problem, i mean where do those entries go after octopus
merge ? a conflicted merge is still there, do we store the merge
separately ?