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Re: [PATCH 2/2] doc/SubmittingPatches: show how to get a CLI commit summary

Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason  <avarab@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

>  The "Copy commit summary" command of gitk can be used to obtain this
> -format.
> +format, or this invocation of "git show":
> +    git show -s --date=format:%Y-%m-%d --pretty='commit %h ("%s", %ad)' <commit>

I've seen (I think I stole it from Peff) this one recommended often
on the list, which is shorter:

    $ git show --date=short -s --pretty='format:%h ("%s", %ad)' <commit>