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Re: Missing git options




On Mon, Feb 5, 2018 at 1:12 AM, Martin Häcker
<mhaecker@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi there,
>
> I just recently learned that not all command line switches seem to automatically correlate to options in the git configuration.
>
> This seems something that should be relatively easy to fix.
>
> What I’m most missing is
>
> — snip —
> [log]
>         graph = true
>         patch = true
> — snap —
>
> which would / should correspond to `git log —graph —patch`.
>
> What do you guys think?

Feel free to send patches adding these options.

I had the impression that git-log was a pseudo-plumbing,
despite it being explicitly marked porcelain
as there is no good plumbing alternative.
But as we already have things like log.date, log.decorate,
that change the output of git-log, I think a patch or graph
option would be ok.

Thanks,
Stefan