- As shown in the below image we would like to have one commit (in blue) created in branch v2.0 to be added to v1.0 as it is important fix.
- Post Cherrypick
- As shown in the below image we have made changes in the master branch and we want those changes in the v1.0 and v2.0 branches
- After rebase
Some Useful Commands
- View history of last n commits
git log -n git log -3
- View the graph
git log --decorate --graph --oneline --all
- Search commit by message
git log --grep "expression"
- Viewing the differences b/w any two commits
git diff <commitA>..<commitB> git diff <branchA>..<branchB> git diff --name-only <commitA>..<commitB> git diff --name-only <branchA>..<branchB>