Re: [RFE] Allow for "interactive"-like actions in non-interactive rebase
- Date: Mon, 6 May 2019 18:25:22 -0400
- From: Eric Sunshine <sunshine@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [RFE] Allow for "interactive"-like actions in non-interactive rebase
On Mon, May 6, 2019 at 4:30 PM Emily Shaffer <emilyshaffer@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, May 03, 2019 at 06:04:15PM +0300, Konstantin Kharlamov wrote:
> > Interactive rebase (i.e. for example "git rebase -i HEAD~10") is used most
> > often to apply an action to a single commit, e.g. "rename", "edit", "fixup",
> > etc…
> > Instead, it would be nice to have native support in git to start "rebase"
> > for a given commit, and pass the "interactive action" to use on that commit.
> > $ git rebase -i HEAD~10 --action edit
> > $ git rebase -i HEAD~10 --action rename
> > $ git rebase -i HEAD~10 --action fixup
> I would totally use this. The equivalent workflow right now is a pretty
> large number of steps for, say, fixing a typo.
Isn't this pretty much what Phil Hord's RFC patch series was about?
However, Junio outlined a generalization of that approach providing
more flexibility and control.