thanks! and a tiny comment

Yaroslav Halchenko lists at
Wed Oct 24 04:38:34 UTC 2007

On Tue, 23 Oct 2007, martin f krafft wrote:
> Yes, and I was wrong, judging how you can use M^ to refer to the
> parent of the target branch, and M^2 to the merged branch, M^3 to the
> second (in an octopus merge), and so on.
thanks for clarification ;-)
ha ha -- indeed "learn something new everyday". I was blind to assume
that M^2 is a shortcut for M^^ ;-) that is why I got a bit lost in
Linus' reply and decided to postpone its full comprehension ;-)))

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