sequencer: improve error message when an OID could not be parsed
[git/git.git] / sequencer.c
index 95dda23..f910627 100644 (file)
@@ -2137,7 +2137,8 @@ static int parse_insn_line(struct repository *r, struct todo_item *item,
        item->arg_len = (int)(eol - item->arg);
 
        if (status < 0)
-               return -1;
+               return error(_("could not parse '%.*s'"),
+                            (int)(end_of_object_name - bol), bol);
 
        item->commit = lookup_commit_reference(r, &commit_oid);
        return !item->commit;