Re: Any way to make git-log to enumerate commits?
- Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:31:36 +0900
- From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Any way to make git-log to enumerate commits?
Konstantin Khomoutov <kostix@xxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Wed, Dec 05, 2018 at 05:22:14PM +0300, Konstantin Kharlamov wrote:
>> It would be great if git-log has a formatting option to insert an
>> index of the current commit since HEAD.
>> It would allow after quitting the git-log to immediately fire up "git
>> rebase -i HEAD~index" instead of "git rebase -i
> This may have little sense in a general case as the history maintained
> by Git is a graph, not a single line. Hence your prospective approach
> would only work for cases like `git log` called with the
> "--first-parent" command-line option.
I do not see why the "name each rev relative to HEAD" formatting
option cannot produce HEAD^2~2 etc.
It would be similar to "git log | git name-rev --stdin" but I do not
offhand recall if we had a way to tell name-rev to use only HEAD as
the anchoring point.