Git Notes

Revision as of 09:54, 11 August 2008 by Axtimwalde (talk | contribs)

Some things that I wouldn't remember otherwise

This list is expected to be incomplete and even wrong, do not trust it!

git init --shared=group
Tell the repository that it should always set the permissions to g+w.
git reset --hard HEAD^
Roll back.
git reset --hard HEAD@{1}
Roll back.
git checkout HEAD@{1} -- <file>
Cherry pick.
git diff <branch1> <branch2> -- <file>
Diff a file between two branches.
git log -p --color-words
Display a log with colored word diffs. Say "-S" to less to virtually wrap long lines.
git diff <commit a>
<file> <commit b>:<file> --color-words
Display a diff with colored words. Say "-S" to less to virtually wrap long lines.