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Using git to re-apply an old over-written change


Book element

  • Concept
  • [Searched words]
    filter a git log
    filter log output command line
    grep git history
    git view commit
    git re-apply commit

    To do a simple search through Git's commit messages (another reason to write useful information when committing!) *and* the accompanying diffs, you can use to search for

    git log

    Shows us, as one of a few matches:

    commit 89bec60d085839fff22fdd4e387063717282edc6
    Author: Benjamin
    Date: Tue Jun 15 19:47:23 2010 -0400

  • Explanation

  • Maybe this could go in the deployment chapter/appendix.
  • Subscribe to git