Re: RFS: commit-patch
David Caldwell <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ben Finney <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Why does 'commit-patch' not affect the working tree? How is the
> > revision related to others, then?
> The revision is potentially not related to the state of your working
> tree at all. Most likely, though, the patch is a minor tweak on your
> working directory changes.
Then I don't see why one would want it in the repository at all.
> Here's a blog post about a possible use case, written a few years ago:
I'll have a look and see if that explains. Thank you.
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