Re: Please undo "Use git-merge instead of git-resolve in

From: Petr Baudis <>
Date: 2005-09-23 05:10:58
Dear diary, on Thu, Sep 22, 2005 at 08:32:45PM CEST, I got a letter
where Jon Loeliger <> told me that...
> Which points out one of the other points of frustration
> that I feel should be addressed eventually:  A whole section
> about "What To Do When It Goes Wonky" needs to be written.
> OK, so it didn't merge?  Now what?  What got left where?
> How do I recover?  What bits are in my tree, and what bits
> are in the Index, and what bits are in the Object store now?
> OK, so it didn't download it left you "refs/heads/rigin.remote".
> What should I do with it now?  And later, should I re-execute
> the same "git fetch" command and hope it recovers and patches
> the pieces together?  Should I do a round of house cleaning
> before attempting to re-run some (the same?) command?

FWIW, with Cogito, interrupted or failed fetch can be safely rerun, no
extra recovery procedure is required. It *seems* that this holds for
git-fetch as well.

				Petr "Pasky" Baudis
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