Re: Report on the pull request experiment so far

From: Warner Losh <>
Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2023 15:30:44 UTC
On Mon, Feb 27, 2023 at 8:20 AM Gleb Smirnoff <> wrote:

> On Sat, Feb 25, 2023 at 04:54:26PM -0700, Warner Losh wrote:
> W> I also landed one commit that was from 2021. Yikes. The commit date is
> W> right, but the author date is in the past. I suggest that we add a git
> W> commit --amend --date="`date`" to the process. This likely is a good
> thing.
> W> There's no simple --reset-date, alas: only a reset that also resets the
> W> author.
> Isn't --ignore-date what we need?

I don't see that in the manual page, and it doesn't work... Git 2.39.1