Cherry-pick range of commits, starting from the tip of 'master', into 'preview' branch

git rev-list --reverse --topo-order master... | while read rev; do git checkout preview; git cherry-pick $rev || break; done
Creating feature-branches off master, and trying to merge them in an integration branch (preview), sometimes causes conflicts because the feature-branch might hold changes from 'master' that aren't on preview yet. So this ensures only the commits added to the feature-branch are moved to integration (preview). Note: This assumes you're currently on the feature-branch. Adjust 'master/preview' branch names to suit your environment.

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By: shadyvb
2015-04-23 14:28:06

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