Re: Recover from a bad push in StGit

From: Robin Rosenberg <>
Date: 2006-08-22 01:03:59
måndag 21 augusti 2006 11:35 skrev Catalin Marinas:
> Robin Rosenberg <> wrote:
> > I recently did some reordering of patches and goofed up (not totally, but
> > anyway). I pushed a number of patches and forgot one in the middle
> > resulting in a merge  conflict. Pop won't work since I have local changes
> > from the conflict and I don't want to resolve the conflict either since I
> > didn't mean to push the patch at that point.
> >
> > Is there a simple way of undoing a bad push?
> >
> > In this case I had a fresh export do help me out so I could just delete
> > the patches and re-import them again, but what if I didn't?
> "stg push --undo" (the same option for "refresh"; maybe I should add a
> separate "undo" command) resets the local changes and it restores the
Not necessarily, but a hint about --undo when push/pop fail would have
helped me.

> original boundaries of the patch (no information is lost). You could
> use the latest snapshot as it has some bug-fixes from release 0.10.

Does refresh --undo make me see the state of the patch like it was before last 
refresh, ie. stgit remembers the history of my patces? I thought it dropped 
the references as obsolete.

-- robin

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