push: Provide situational hints for non-fast-forward errors
[git/git.git] / builtin / push.c
index d315475..8a14e4b 100644 (file)
@@ -24,6 +24,7 @@ static int progress = -1;
 static const char **refspec;
 static int refspec_nr;
 static int refspec_alloc;
 static const char **refspec;
 static int refspec_nr;
 static int refspec_alloc;
+static int default_matching_used;
 
 static void add_refspec(const char *ref)
 {
 
 static void add_refspec(const char *ref)
 {
@@ -95,6 +96,9 @@ static void setup_default_push_refspecs(struct remote *remote)
 {
        switch (push_default) {
        default:
 {
        switch (push_default) {
        default:
+       case PUSH_DEFAULT_UNSPECIFIED:
+               default_matching_used = 1;
+               /* fallthru */
        case PUSH_DEFAULT_MATCHING:
                add_refspec(":");
                break;
        case PUSH_DEFAULT_MATCHING:
                add_refspec(":");
                break;
@@ -114,6 +118,45 @@ static void setup_default_push_refspecs(struct remote *remote)
        }
 }
 
        }
 }
 
+static const char message_advice_pull_before_push[] =
+       N_("Updates were rejected because the tip of your current branch is behind\n"
+          "its remote counterpart. Merge the remote changes (e.g. 'git pull')\n"
+          "before pushing again.\n"
+          "See the 'Note about fast-forwards' in 'git push --help' for details.");
+
+static const char message_advice_use_upstream[] =
+       N_("Updates were rejected because a pushed branch tip is behind its remote\n"
+          "counterpart. If you did not intend to push that branch, you may want to\n"
+          "specify branches to push or set the 'push.default' configuration\n"
+          "variable to 'current' or 'upstream' to push only the current branch.");
+
+static const char message_advice_checkout_pull_push[] =
+       N_("Updates were rejected because a pushed branch tip is behind its remote\n"
+          "counterpart. Check out this branch and merge the remote changes\n"
+          "(e.g. 'git pull') before pushing again.\n"
+          "See the 'Note about fast-forwards' in 'git push --help' for details.");
+
+static void advise_pull_before_push(void)
+{
+       if (!advice_push_non_ff_current || !advice_push_nonfastforward)
+               return;
+       advise(_(message_advice_pull_before_push));
+}
+
+static void advise_use_upstream(void)
+{
+       if (!advice_push_non_ff_default || !advice_push_nonfastforward)
+               return;
+       advise(_(message_advice_use_upstream));
+}
+
+static void advise_checkout_pull_push(void)
+{
+       if (!advice_push_non_ff_matching || !advice_push_nonfastforward)
+               return;
+       advise(_(message_advice_checkout_pull_push));
+}
+
 static int push_with_options(struct transport *transport, int flags)
 {
        int err;
 static int push_with_options(struct transport *transport, int flags)
 {
        int err;
@@ -135,14 +178,21 @@ static int push_with_options(struct transport *transport, int flags)
                error(_("failed to push some refs to '%s'"), transport->url);
 
        err |= transport_disconnect(transport);
                error(_("failed to push some refs to '%s'"), transport->url);
 
        err |= transport_disconnect(transport);
-
        if (!err)
                return 0;
 
        if (!err)
                return 0;
 
-       if (nonfastforward && advice_push_nonfastforward) {
-               fprintf(stderr, _("To prevent you from losing history, non-fast-forward updates were rejected\n"
-                               "Merge the remote changes (e.g. 'git pull') before pushing again.  See the\n"
-                               "'Note about fast-forwards' section of 'git push --help' for details.\n"));
+       switch (nonfastforward) {
+       default:
+               break;
+       case NON_FF_HEAD:
+               advise_pull_before_push();
+               break;
+       case NON_FF_OTHER:
+               if (default_matching_used)
+                       advise_use_upstream();
+               else
+                       advise_checkout_pull_push();
+               break;
        }
 
        return 1;
        }
 
        return 1;