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Re: [RFC PATCH] builtin:tag:verify_tag: allow gpg output + pretty

On Fri, Apr 12, 2019 at 04:14:32PM -0400, santiago@xxxxxxx wrote:
> From: Santiago Torres <santiago@xxxxxxx>
> On the git tag -v code, there is a guard to suppress gpg output if a
> pretty format is provided. The rationale for this is that the gpg output
> *and* the pretty formats together may conflict with each other. However,
> both outputs are directed to different output streams and, as such,
> they can safely coexist. Drop the guard clause and use
> GPG_VERIFY_VERBOSE regardless of the pretty format

I tried digging for the rationale for this, but I couldn't figure it
out. I noticed that the output of gpg verification is sent to stderr,
while the pretty format goes towards stdout, and they can thus be
multiplexed accordingly.

What do you guys think?


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