Open git file with specific branch on Github from terminal

let’s say I committed on local repo and pushed.. I want to open the project on GitHub and show files changes compared with the master branch or any other branch by one command, or at least copy the link to that into the clipboard, check this: git open, yet it’s not enough. I was thinking […]

What is the order in which GitHub lists tags/releases?

For example when I go to OpenSSL repository, the five newest tags are (in order from oldest to newest): OpenSSL_1_1_0d OpenSSL-fips-2_0_14 OpenSSL_1_1_0e OpenSSL_1_0_2l OpenSSL_1_1_0f However when I list them using git tag –sort=taggerdate, I get this result: OpenSSL_1_0_2k OpenSSL_1_1_0e OpenSSL-fips-2_0_14 OpenSSL_1_1_0f OpenSSL_1_0_2l and with git tag –sort=committerdate: OpenSSL_0_9_8x OpenSSL_1_0_0j OpenSSL_1_0_1c OpenSSL-fips-2_0_1 OpenSSL-fips-2_0-pl1 Note that I […]

How to perform `git clean -fd` in SmartGit?

How can I perform git clean -fd command using SmartGit? I searched in the menus but I didn’t find anything suitable (except clean up in local menu, which I think it is not what I need).

Read the git commit count from file

Referring to this question How to get the git commit count? is there a way to read the value from somewhere (e.g.: a file) rather than executing a system command? In my case, I want to be able to see the version (e.g.: send it as an HTTP response) of my node.js application as a […]

How to ignore these files when I get error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge – Git

git pull origin master gives me the following messages: Updating da4fe55..2fda2d1 error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge: app/Http/Controllers/AppointmentsController.php resources/assets/js/userschedule.js resources/views/home.blade.php Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can merge. Aborting Read other stackoverflow questions/answers and tried the commands below, nothing worked (don’t understand why they didn’t […]

How to get Yocto SRC_URI revision number?

In yocto recipe I fetch from git repo and build package, but I am interested in GIT revision number which yocto used to build package. How I can get it? Does SRCREV and SRCPV can help? Thanks.

git pull –rebase on public branches

I have read that I should never rebase public branches. I’m unsure whether this also means that I shouldn’t do git pull –rebase (of a feature branch where I collaborate with a colleague, and thus the branch is public). Can somebody please confirm that doing a git pull –rebase is fine in that case, and […]

Rebase Conflicts Pulling One Repo Into Another

I am following the instructions here: https://stackoverflow.com/a/614254/400723 in order to combine 3 git repos into a single one. Unfortunately, while pulling in the 3rd, I am getting a significant number of conflicts. These repos should not have any overlap with the files that they touch, is there something I’m missing? I created “proj-parent” and checked […]

Create a log of lines of code changes per file and commit with git

I would like to reflect upon my work on a repository of the past two years, and thus I am trying to compute usage statistics similar to the github.com graphs page, but a little more sophisticated. Therefore, I am trying to get a list where each row is an event of a file changed with […]

After faulty git push, 'everything up to date' prevents pushing anything

I’m deploying a Laravel app by means of a post-receive hook on the production server. However, I made a typo in the hook when writing out the path of the work-tree. After pushing, I received the following message: remote: hooks/post-receive: 1: hooks/post-receive: !#/bin/sh: not found remote: fatal: Not a git repository: ‘/path/with/typosgoeshere’ It stated that […]

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