GIt - maximum (commit) message size
is there any size limit to the GIT commit message? I searched trough the web but cannot find any relevant mention about this except this one: http://lists.busybox.net/pipermail/busybox-cvs/2010-March/030975.html. However, that one does not answer my question.
I would like to do the following in a script: git merge --squash someBranch git push The problem is that the merge does not do a commit. So before the push I have to commit. The default commit messag
I am relatively new to Linux so this is probably an easy one but when I use quotes (single or double) around my git commit messages the words are taken as filenames. How do I use -m with spaces in the
This question already has an answer here: Edit an incorrect commit message in Git 23 answers I a have a small problem with Git commit. So I am working on some project and using Git. I did a Git
As shown on this popular answer in SO, when I need to edit/correct the message for the last commit, I do: git commit --amend -m New commit message But what am I supposed to do when I want to amend
Browsing the history of my Git repository, I found a wrong commit message. How can I change the commit message. The branch containing the commit has been merged to another branch. Here is the history
I would like to check commit message before git commit. I use pre-commit hook to do that, but couldn't find the way to get commit message in .git/pre-commit script. How could I get it?
I just want to retrieve the commitlog from Git repository that has messages for all the commit you've done on a specific repopsitory. I had found some code snippets for achieve this and ends with an e
I've been searching Google and cannot find anything on this error. Here is the full error: git commit -m update ui INVALID COMMIT MSG: does not match type scope: subject ! was: update ui Note:
I just realized that I left one word in the commit message of a previous commit (so I can't use git commit --amend) that makes the message mean completely the opposite of what I had intended. The comm
I used git add -p to split my code changes into multiple commits. However, doing git commit after that commits all changes, including the unstaged ones. I looked at a few questions on SO, but could no
TL;DR As described in this post, I changed a TFS changeset comment. How can I get this to be reflected in the corresponding Git commit in my local Git repository, using Git-Tfs? Verbose version I'm a
I have a git repo which contains many submodules. When I commit in a submodule, I have a git hook which is supposed to commit in the supermodule. Unfortunately, the commit in the post-commit hook fa
After I merge a feature branch back to main branch I usually need to do a merge commit by default. But I'd like to use the original commit messages from my feature branch in this commit instead of me
Git treats lines starting with # as comment lines when committing. this is very annoying when working with a ticket tracking system, and trying to write the ticket number at the beginning of the line,
I am trying to run a commit by issuing the command: git commit -m commit message The terminal window sometimes hangs, and I cannot figure out the source of the problem. The hanging disappears afte
While trying to revert a commit I made to my repository of my .emacs.d folder I get the following message: haziz@haziz> git revert 7fe3f error: could not revert 7fe3f0b... .emacs.d contents from ub
Could someone recommend a free git hosting service providing post commit mail notifications which include diff contents?
I'm trying to get the profiles of a large group of friends and I'm getting the error: Too many requests in batch message. Maximum batch size is 50 From the API. Now I understand the error message but
From git help commit: « -v, --verbose Show unified diff between the HEAD commit and what would be committed at the bottom of the commit message template. Note that this diff output doesn’t have
If I have staged some changes, and in the process notice an error in my previous (and un-pushed) commit message, is there a way to amend the commit without folding in my staged changes? I see various
How to make tar archive from git repository since selected commit? This question is similar to Git archive all changes except first commit but I need .tar archive as a result not git patch file. Expl
How can I change and push only the commit message of a commit already pushed on github.com in a branch with an existing pull request?I tried to use git commit --amend followed by git push origin BRANC
Is it possible to assign tickets or add labels to github issues in a commit message? Example: @usera ready for you to sign off for #Testing where @usera is a user and #Testing is a label ?
I'm setting up a shell script to be run as a cron job, which would commit and push some regularly updated content to a remote repository. In this case, including the date and time in a commit message
This question already has an answer here: Start a git commit message with a hashmark (#) 4 answers I have a little problem. In our company we have an agreement that all commits that related to
I have a requirement to prepend ticket:N to commit message, where N is the number of ticket I'm working at. But I keep forgetting about prefix and remember about it only 5-6 commits later, so --amen
I want to modify a commit message deeper in history. And I've pushed many new commits. How do I change the commit message? Is it possible? Thanks!
I am going to install first application in my android phone, but having some doubts related to Android Memory (Maximum size of APK). So please help me know and solve the problems: What is maximum siz
We are working on tickets, and when we use the ticket number in the git commit message on the first line, then the ticket is updated with the commit message. To make things simple we always work on a
I'm learning Git coming from Perforce. As far as I can tell you must write the commit message in the same step as when you commit. Or am I missing how I might write the message earlier and have it han
I've been following the basics of git but something confuses me. I created a repository on github.com. Then i opened my console and used the following commands: cd into/my/dir git add . git commit -m
I am writing a script to remove git commit tags (eg Signed-off-by:, Reviewed-by:) from each git commit message. Currently the script is in python. Right now I have a very simple re.match(Signed-off-b
I just want to see the files that were committed in the last commit exactly as I saw the list when I did git commit. Unfortunately searching for git last commit log in Google gets me nowhere. And
Is it possible to search for git commit message in many repositories on a git server? thanks
What is the recommended format to be used in git's commit messages (COMMIT_EDITMSG), if there is any?
I am trying to port some Linux code to Android. I realized that the code would involve several jni referenced .so shared libraries well over 20 mb in size. I want to know if there is a maximum size fo
I wrote the wrong thing in a commit message. How can I change the message? The commit has not been pushed.
When I try to commit the first revision to my git repository (git commit) from Cygwin, I'm getting an error in gvim which says Unable to open swap file for foo\.git\COMMIT_EDITMSG [New Directory].
How do I edit or reword a merge commit's message? git commit --amend works if it's the last commit made (HEAD), but what if it comes before HEAD? git rebase -i HEAD~5 doesn't list the merge commits.
I have a habit of going back to my old commits in git and modify my working directory.For example I have a series of commits A<-B<-C<-D<-E<-F In commit B I added some text files.Now I
I try to commit and push in one command, typing something like: gm This is my commit message Which would run: git commit -am This is my commit message && git push I've tried this function
I find myself often repeating the names of the functions I've edited, in the commit message, and it'd be nice to have autocompletion for the functions I've just changed when writing the commit messasg
What's the maximum data size I can send in single HttpURLConnection to Tomcat?Is there any limitation for request size?
Is there a maximum size for a postscript array ? I wrote a PS document containing containing an array that is displayed in ghostview without any problem. But when the number of items in this array inc
we are a group of developers working on the same set of files. I want to make sure that no one does a git commit -a -m or git commit -am The developers including me have this bad habbit of git commit
Is there a way to edit a commit message in Mercurial on a commit after other commits have occured using TortoiseHg? I've read these posts: How to edit incorrect commit message in Mercurial? Mercurial:
I have my project + RestKit submodule. Error appeared when I changed RestKit settings. I added support armv6 and armv7 architecture. git add . git add -u git commit -m new # On branch master # Chan
I want to have the 1. Commit hash 2. commit date 3. commit author 4. commit message from last commit My problem is that if i use git log -1 then it shows all the squashed commits but i only want to
I work on win7 and need to allocate 2 buffers using malloc ,each of 660M bytes first allocation is OK,the secon buffer allocation fails. I have 670G free mem on disk What is maximum malloc size?And wh
There is following log: $ git log commit d335ed918ecadec2152152f76fd3c99dc59de80b Author: author <email@example.com> Date: Wed Feb 29 18:45:48 2012 +0100 a commit ed937db6bb2350e37ffb1d0e2e4141ec