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Re: Diff topic branch + working copy changes?




Robert Dailey <rcdailey.lists@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

> So for a topic branch based on master, I can diff ONLY my changes on
> the topic branch by doing this simple command:
>
> $ git diff origin/master...
>
> However, this does not include uncommitted working copy changes. To
> work around this, I can do this instead:
>
> $ git diff origin/master
>
> (No three-dot notation above)
>
> However this implies a ".." notation which will include changes on
> master that have been made after I branched my topic (I use three-dot
> to exclude those).
>
> Is there a way I can do the first diff but also include working copy
> changes?

I've wished this a few times, but the answer is no.  Not as a
short-hand like "..." anyway.

You can still do 

    $ git diff $(git merge-base origin/master HEAD)

of course.