On Wed, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:57 PM, Andrew Gavin <axga...@googlemail.com>wrote:

> I would like to reliably carry over the tags from the fetch branches to
> the respective branches that I'm going to dcommit.  I thought I could do a
> rev-list checking the tree-hash of the commit and making sure that they are
> the same for the commit on the fetch-line with the one on the branch I'm
> rebasing onto.  But for some reasons, git svn might be part of it, this
> isn't reliable.
> How can I determine which commits correspond to the tagged commits on the
> fetch branch (I'm doing a manual rebase -onto at the moment)? Or even
> perform a rebase where the tags get copied across?

How unique are the commit messages? I hope I've got the right idea of what
you want, but how about looking at a combination of commit message + author
email, perhaps ignoring commits reachable from, say, $(git merge-base
feature-branch master)?

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