Unfortunately, this failed with a message ... "Cannot revert a root commit".
On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 9:05 PM, gmail <movieextras.ke...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 15/08/11 12:24, Stephen Gallagher wrote:
>> On Sun, 2011-08-14 at 13:38 -0700, kevin gill wrote:
>>> I am using git, and starting with reviewboard on a new project.
>>> Is there a command to create a review/diff for the entire repository.
>>> I can use post-review to create a diff between the first commit and
>>> the current version (using a --revision-range). However, the git
>>> repository initial revision contains some code that should be
>>> This is just for my convenience. If there is no way to do this easily,
>>> that is fine.
>> I don't know of a "proper" way to do this, but what you could do is this
>> (in your local repo, of course).
>> 1) 'git format-patch -M -C<initial commit>'
>> 2) 'git revert<initial commit>'
>> 3) 'git format-patch -M -C -1'
>> 3) 'git am -3<initial commit patch from step 1>'
>> 4) Use the diff created in step 2 as the parent diff and the diff
>> created in step 1 as the diff.
>> Enjoy your hackeriffic review :)
> Thanks - I will give this a go tomorrow.
> This may not work if you have a lot of merges to resolve, though.
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