Re: [ANNOUNCE] Git v1.8.5-rc1

From: Christian Couder
Date: Thu Nov 07 2013 - 04:31:52 EST

On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 12:57 AM, Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> * "git replace" helper no longer allows an object to be replaced with
> another object of a different type to avoid confusion (you can
> still manually craft such replacement using "git update-ref", as an
> escape hatch).

Maybe it would be more helpful to say "you can still do that using the
--force option" instead of pointing people to "git update-ref".

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