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diff --git a/git-pull.sh b/git-pull.sh
index bfeb4a0..9e69ada 100755
--- a/git-pull.sh
+++ b/git-pull.sh
@@ -91,45 +91,63 @@ error_on_no_merge_candidates () {
esac
done
+ if test true = "$rebase"
+ then
+ op_type=rebase
+ op_prep=against
+ else
+ op_type=merge
+ op_prep=with
+ fi
+
curr_branch=${curr_branch#refs/heads/}
upstream=$(git config "branch.$curr_branch.merge")
remote=$(git config "branch.$curr_branch.remote")
if [ $# -gt 1 ]; then
- echo "There are no candidates for merging in the refs that you just fetched."
+ if [ "$rebase" = true ]; then
+ printf "There is no candidate for rebasing against "
+ else
+ printf "There are no candidates for merging "
+ fi
+ echo "among the refs that you just fetched."
echo "Generally this means that you provided a wildcard refspec which had no"
echo "matches on the remote end."
elif [ $# -gt 0 ] && [ "$1" != "$remote" ]; then
echo "You asked to pull from the remote '$1', but did not specify"
- echo "a branch to merge. Because this is not the default configured remote"
+ echo "a branch. Because this is not the default configured remote"
echo "for your current branch, you must specify a branch on the command line."
elif [ -z "$curr_branch" ]; then
echo "You are not currently on a branch, so I cannot use any"
echo "'branch.<branchname>.merge' in your configuration file."
- echo "Please specify which branch you want to merge on the command"
+ echo "Please specify which remote branch you want to use on the command"
echo "line and try again (e.g. 'git pull <repository> <refspec>')."
echo "See git-pull(1) for details."
elif [ -z "$upstream" ]; then
echo "You asked me to pull without telling me which branch you"
- echo "want to merge with, and 'branch.${curr_branch}.merge' in"
- echo "your configuration file does not tell me either. Please"
- echo "specify which branch you want to merge on the command line and"
+ echo "want to $op_type $op_prep, and 'branch.${curr_branch}.merge' in"
+ echo "your configuration file does not tell me, either. Please"
+ echo "specify which branch you want to use on the command line and"
echo "try again (e.g. 'git pull <repository> <refspec>')."
echo "See git-pull(1) for details."
echo
- echo "If you often merge with the same branch, you may want to"
- echo "configure the following variables in your configuration"
- echo "file:"
+ echo "If you often $op_type $op_prep the same branch, you may want to"
+ echo "use something like the following in your configuration file:"
+ echo
+ echo " [branch \"${curr_branch}\"]"
+ echo " remote = <nickname>"
+ echo " merge = <remote-ref>"
+ test rebase = "$op_type" &&
+ echo " rebase = true"
echo
- echo " branch.${curr_branch}.remote = <nickname>"
- echo " branch.${curr_branch}.merge = <remote-ref>"
- echo " remote.<nickname>.url = <url>"
- echo " remote.<nickname>.fetch = <refspec>"
+ echo " [remote \"<nickname>\"]"
+ echo " url = <url>"
+ echo " fetch = <refspec>"
echo
echo "See git-config(1) for details."
else
- echo "Your configuration specifies to merge the ref '${upstream#refs/heads/}' from the"
- echo "remote, but no such ref was fetched."
+ echo "Your configuration specifies to $op_type $op_prep the ref '${upstream#refs/heads/}'"
+ echo "from the remote, but no such ref was fetched."
fi
exit 1
}