Hello git humans,

Being new to git, and cvs in general, I lack the vocabulary to describe what 
I want to do. Here’s my best shot at articulating it:

I have, let's say 10, versions of a file in a git repository that I would 
like to save out as individual files. I thought I had found what I was 
but the linked example returns an error, from the best I can tell git isn’t 
recognizing the --parents switch, so I ripped it out and it only returns the 
current commit.

But maybe that’s not what I need. I think I need to write a loop that takes 
the diff between each commit and its parent and spits it out as a file until 
the number of revisions I specify is reached.

Anyone have experience with this?


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