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authorJunio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>2005-10-26 06:35:37 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>2005-10-26 06:35:37 (GMT)
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git-am: make it easier after fixing up an unapplicable patch.
Instead of having the user to edit the mail message, let the hand merge result stored in .dotest/patch and continue, which is easier to manage. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
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@@ -58,10 +58,10 @@ recover from this in one of two ways:
. hand resolve the conflict in the working directory, run 'git
diff HEAD' to extract the merge result into a patch form and
- replacing the patch part of the message in .dotest directory.
- After doing this, run `git-reset --hard HEAD` to bring the
- working tree to the state before half-applying the patch, then
- re-run the command without any options.
+ replacing the patch in .dotest/patch file. After doing this,
+ run `git-reset --hard HEAD` to bring the working tree to the
+ state before half-applying the patch, then re-run the command
+ without any options.
The command refuses to process new mailboxes while `.dotest`
directory exists, so if you decide to start over from scratch,