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Re: [Emacs-diffs] trunk r115470: eww: exit and close actions

From: Ted Zlatanov
Subject: Re: [Emacs-diffs] trunk r115470: eww: exit and close actions
Date: Thu, 19 Dec 2013 20:07:20 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.130008 (Ma Gnus v0.8) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)

On Fri, 20 Dec 2013 09:41:40 +0900 "Stephen J. Turnbull" <address@hidden> 

SJT> Ted Zlatanov writes:
>> On Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:30:06 -0500 Glenn Morris <address@hidden> wrote: 
GM> Ted Zlatanov wrote:
>> >> I don't want to brute-force it as a reverse patch.

>> I'm used to the Git workflow, where "git revert" will DTRT for this

SJT> "git revert" or "git reset"?  "git revert" *exactly* applies a reverse
SJT> patch, and can be used to precisely reverse the effect of any earlier
SJT> change in one operation (assuming no conflicts).  "git reset" OTOH
SJT> leaves no trace of the earlier patch -- or any changes since then, so
SJT> you need to reapply ("rebase") them.

I meant "git revert" precisely.  "git reset" rewrites history, which in
a public repo is considered bad practice (no need to get into details).


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