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Wish git had a praise synonym for

2012-09-06 16:16:12.501836+00 by Dan Lyke 4 comments

Wish git had a "praise" synonym for "blame" the way svn does. Typing "git blame" primes me to think less of the name I find.

comments in descending chronological order (reverse):

#Comment Re: made: 2012-09-07 03:05:34.251505+00 by: John Anderson

I'm a fan of the various 'blame' aliases that schwern uses:


#Comment Re: made: 2012-09-06 18:22:46.014384+00 by: Dan Lyke

And Ben Williams pointed out that I could also just do:

git config alias.praise blame

#Comment Re: made: 2012-09-06 17:16:53.745875+00 by: Dan Lyke

Interesting: "git annotate" produces subtly different output from "git blame". But, yeah, the particular was finding a line this morning that was commented out with the annotation:


If I'd typed "git annotate" I'd have been a little less curt in my resulting email...

#Comment Re: made: 2012-09-06 17:08:05.144485+00 by: markd

I like 'annotate' - it's nice and neutral.