On Friday, April 17, 2015 at 12:01:10 AM UTC+2, Tim Friske wrote:
> Hi,
> I wonder why  "git log -G<regexp>" works with the "regexp-ignore-case" 
> option but not with the other regexp-related options? Wouldn't it be useful 
> to make the "G<regex>" option support the following options?
>    - basic-regexp
>    - extended-regexp
>    - fixed-strings
>    - perl-regexp
> Similarly I think it is not very consistent that one cannot combine any of 
> the above options with the "S<string>" but instead have yet another option 
> called "pickaxe-regex" to toggle between "fixed-string" and 
> "extended-regexp" semantics for the argument passed to option "S".
> The description of the above options in the git-log(1) manpage of Git 
> version 2.1 do not explicitly say that they *do not* support the 
> "G<regex>" and "S<string>" option.
> Wouldn't it be nice to have all of the above options collaborate with each 
> other?

I've never used much regexp with Git, so I can't comment much. You can send 
the idea to the Git developers by following these 
instructions: https://gist.github.com/tfnico/4441562

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