Commands tagged branches (7)

  • Print out list of all branches with last commit date to the branch, including relative time since commit and color coding. Show Sample Output

    for k in `git branch|perl -pe s/^..//`;do echo -e `git show --pretty=format:"%Cgreen%ci %Cblue%cr%Creset" $k|head -n 1`\\t$k;done|sort -r
    brunost · 2009-06-03 08:25:00 3
  • This checks if the branch has been merged with master and then will delete the ones that have been. Keeps your local git repo nice and clean from all the branches. Show Sample Output

    git branch --merged | grep -v "\*" | xargs -n 1 git branch -d
    krizzo · 2015-01-25 00:30:37 0
  • This fixes a bug found in the other scripts which fail when a branch has the same name as a file or directory in the current directory. Show Sample Output

    for k in `git branch|sed s/^..//`;do echo -e `git log -1 --pretty=format:"%Cgreen%ci %Cblue%cr%Creset" "$k" --`\\t"$k";done|sort
    ryan · 2011-11-02 06:16:22 0
  • Add this line to your ~/.gitconfig for a git alias "git brd" (i.e., brd = (br)anch+(d)ate) which sorts branches by date. Allows you to pass in limited "git branch" options such as "-r" (remote) or "-a" (all). (Note: forum added "$" prefix to command; obviously in gitconfig there is no "$" prefix.) Show Sample Output

    brd = "! f() { for k in $(git branch $@ | sed 's/^..//; s/ .*//'); do echo "$(git log -1 --pretty='%Cgreen%ci %Cblue(%cr)%Creset ' $k) $k" ; done | sort -r; }; f"
    michael_n_1138 · 2012-09-28 10:20:51 0
  • Full output in one single git command, no pipes nor other process invocations. Will also work under cmd on Windows, with MSysGit, and can be aliased, simply add [alias] branch-rel = "for-each-ref --sort=-committerdate --format='%1B[32m%(committerdate:iso8601) %1B[34m%(committerdate:relative) %1B[0;m%(refname:short)' refs/heads/" to your .gitconfig file. Show Sample Output

    git for-each-ref --sort=-committerdate --format="%1B[32m%(committerdate:iso8601) %1B[34m%(committerdate:relative) %1B[0;m%(refname:short)" refs/heads/
    mstormo · 2013-03-11 20:48:25 0
  • Replace "Oct 2" in the first grep pattern to be the date to view branch work from Show Sample Output

    git reflog --date=local | grep "Oct 2 .* checkout: moving from .* to" | grep -o "[a-zA-Z0-9\-]*$" | sort | uniq
    Trindaz · 2014-10-03 15:12:22 0
  • simple table

    for k in `git branch -r|awk '{print $1}'`;do echo -e `git show --pretty=format:"%Cgreen%ci_%C(blue)%c r_%Cred%cn_%Creset" $k|head -n 1`$k;done|sort -r|awk -F"_" '{printf("%s %17s %-22s %s\n",$1,$2,$3,$4)}'
    varon · 2012-10-29 12:38:24 0

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