[llvm-dev] [Github] RFC: linear history vs merge commits
David Greene via llvm-dev
llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Wed Jan 30 12:42:01 PST 2019
Bruce Hoult via llvm-dev <llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> writes:
> How about:
> Require a rebase, followed by git merge --no-ff
> This creates a linear history, but with extra null merge commits
> delimiting each related series of patches.
> I believe it is compatible with bisect.
We've done both and I personally prefer the strict linear history by a
lot. It's just much easier to understand a linear history.
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