Rich Midwinter <> writes:

> I'm working on a project for a large organisation that wants to make
> widespread use of git and the mailmap feature.
> This seems to be supported by default in git-shortlog but not git-log
> (and other variants) without specifying custom formats, which isn't
> really something I want to try and 'fix' across the organisation. Is
> there a reason for this feature omission or has it just evolved that
> way and could it be fixed?

I think it was pretty much the latter, but people may already be
depending on the command to give them the "true as recorded back
then" names in the output.  A fix may have to involve inventing a
new option "log --use-mailmap" that is explicitly given from the
command line.

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