Git Tools & Tips

Here are some Git utilities that you may find handy:

  • Git Up: Update all your branches with a single command (pretty neat!)
  • Git Sweep: Clean branches that have been merged into master.
  • Git Extras: Useful Git commands!
    • undo, squash, fork, release, etc.
    • Full List
    • Also if using oh-my-zsh add the following plugins under your .zshrc file:
      • plugins=(git git-extras)

Please share yours!

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Here’s some useful git aliases from oh-my-zsh. Wow, I never knew I could use ! in alias names, like ruby!

Git-pairing: For sharing commit authorship when pairing

I looked into this a bit with @robwise and it seems that git will report a validation error when there are multiple authors.