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List all authors of a particular git project

Terminal - List all authors of a particular git project
git shortlog -s | cut -c8-
2010-01-07 18:04:01
User: jedahan
Functions: cut
List all authors of a particular git project

List everyone who committed to a particular project, listed alphabetically. To list by commits, add -n to the shortlog.


There are 2 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
git log --format='%aN' | sort -u
2010-01-07 18:55:21
User: jedahan
Functions: sort
Tags: git

This should work even if the output format changes.

git log --format='%aN <%aE>' | awk '{arr[$0]++} END{for (i in arr){print arr[i], i;}}' | sort -rn | cut -d\ -f2-
2010-07-19 11:40:52
Functions: awk cut sort
Tags: git

Gets the authors, sorts by number of commits (as a vague way of estimating how much of the project is their work, i.e. the higher in the list, the more they've done) and then outputs the results.

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There are a ton of ways to cut out the first 8 characters, check http://blog.bogojoker.com/2008/06/sotd-remove-the-first-n-characters-from-a-line/ for more options.

Comment by jedahan 306 weeks and 6 days ago

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