Re: [PATCH 1/1] stash: document stash.useBuiltin
- Date: Tue, 14 May 2019 15:57:10 -0400
- From: Eric Sunshine <sunshine@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/1] stash: document stash.useBuiltin
On Tue, May 14, 2019 at 5:19 AM Johannes Schindelin via GitGitGadget
> The stash.useBuiltin variable introduced in 90a462725e ("stash:
> optionally use the scripted version again", 2019-02-25) was turned on by
> default, but had no documentation.
> Let's document it so that users who run into any stability issues with
> the C rewrite know there's an escape hatch, and spell out that the
> user should please report the bug when they have to turn off the
> built-in stash.
See a few nits below, none of which are necessarily worth a re-roll.
> Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <johannes.schindelin@xxxxxx>
> diff --git a/Documentation/config/stash.txt b/Documentation/config/stash.txt
> @@ -1,3 +1,18 @@
> +If you find some reason to set this option to `false` other than
> +one-off testing you should report the behavior difference as a bug in
> +git (see https://git-scm.com/community for details).