Joshua Jensen <> writes:

> Background: To tie Perforce changelists to Git commits, I add a note to a
> commit with the form "P4@123456".  Later, I use the note to sync down the
> closest Perforce changelist matching the Git commit.
> I search for these notes by getting a list of revisions:
>         git rev-list --max-count=1000
> I iterate those revisions and run git show and grep on each:
>         git show -s --format=%N%n%s --show-notes=p4notes COMMIT

How about "git grep P4@123456 notes/p4notes"?


Andreas Schwab,
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