Thanks, removing those two options did help quite a bit already.
However, the history can still get pretty crazy. Is there a way to
hide all tags from the log graph? Really I just want the LABELS to be

On Tue, Apr 22, 2014 at 4:37 PM, Junio C Hamano <> wrote:
> Robert Dailey <> writes:
>> git log log --graph --abbrev-commit --decorate --date=relative
>> --format=format:'%C(bold blue)%h%C(reset)%x09%C(bold
>> green)(%ar)%C(reset)%C(bold yellow)%d%C(reset) %C(dim
>> white)%an%C(reset) - %C(white)%s%C(reset)' --branches --remotes
>> ...
>> The goal is to weed out the really distant and irrelevant commits. I
>> really just want to see the commits that are closely related to my
>> current branch. Thanks in advance.
> For a starter, how about dropping "--branches --remotes" from that
> command line?  A merge from elsewhere will show as "Merge branch foo"
> which should be sufficient without the decoration.
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