Sourcetree merge without commit broken in v1.6.0?

I'm using Sourcetree Version 1.6.0 (just updated) on my Mac and often merge changes to master using this settings: http://o7.no/YvUXaL

Before update all was ok, but now sourcetree automatically commit changes (the first option is not selected).

How to prevent this behavior?

2 answers

Hi Marcin,

SourceTree remembers what you had previously set in this dialog now. If you check that setting now and click cancel and then re-open that dialog the preference will be automatically turned on. It's just because the last time you used that dialog the checkbox was turned off.

Hope that helps

Ok, I understand that, but why if the checkbox "Commit changes immediately (if no conflicts)" is not checked sourcetree commit changes into my working copy?

I want merge but no commit.

I just ran through a case of this in 1.6.0.1 and couldn't reproduce it, my 'Commit changes immediately' option was unchecked and right afterwards I had an uncommitted merge state to review & commit.

Are you sure your merge wasn't just a fast-forward merge, ie no changes on the destination branch? If you're in that case you also have to check 'Create a commit even if merge resolved via fast-forward'.

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