Re: [git-users] Re: how to change message of old commit

2012-07-23 Thread Rustom Mody
On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 11:54 AM, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen tfn...@gmail.com wrote: Could you point me to that 'git-bash thing'? -- Looks very useful Note that it only works for zsh (z-shell) and bash, so you'll need to run either Linux, Mac, or Windows with Cygwin (or Git Bash). In the

[git-users] how to git format patch without swith to that branch

2012-07-23 Thread lei yang
Hi I want to format patch from branch A, but current branch is B, is it possible to format patch without switching to B? Lei -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups Git for human beings group. To post to this group, send email to

Re: [git-users] how to git format patch without swith to that branch

2012-07-23 Thread Konstantin Khomoutov
On Mon, 23 Jul 2012 23:43:50 +0800 lei yang yanglei.f...@gmail.com wrote: I want to format patch from branch A, but current branch is B, is it possible to format patch without switching to B? Yes. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups Git for human

[git-users] Re: Git as a teaching/grading tool?

2012-07-23 Thread ottathom
Thanks Konstantin and Bryce, I've been looking at rsync today and think that will do exactly what I need. Thanks again, Tom. On Monday, July 23, 2012 11:29:45 AM UTC-6, ottathom wrote: I teach web page design and Javascript programming at a public university. I want a system that will

[git-users] Sorry...need help installing on windows

2012-07-23 Thread Jeffery Brewer
OK, so I've read about GIT, I took the free online course over at Code School, I spent more time reading about git, read the git book on the git website...I'm eager to try it out...I go to the Git website, download the windows installation, install, find a command prompt, type $ git config

[git-users] Bug? status --porcelain only quotes spaces in added files

2012-07-23 Thread Graham Jans
Consider this scenario: $ touch a 1.txt $ touch a 2.txt $ git add a 1.txt $ git status --porcelain A a 1.txt ?? a 2.txt Note that the added file is properly quoted to account for the space, but the unadded file is not. This makes these scenarios incredibly troublesome to parse with

[git-users] New user gets lost driving the Git Bash

2012-07-23 Thread Jeffery Brewer
Aha! Figured out that after installing on windows you don't go to a command line directly, you have to go through Start All Programs Git Git Bash which gives you a different kind of command line. Was able to set up my configuration settings as described in The Book. Am now at the beginning

Re: [git-users] New user gets lost driving the Git Bash

2012-07-23 Thread Łukasz Siwiński
Ps: after: $ echo dir alias='ls' .bashrc exit relaunch your prompt (bach/command line) 2012/7/24 Łukasz Siwiński lsiwin...@gmail.com: do the following: echo alias dir =ls enter/ if you want to go to c: drive do the following cd /c if you want to go to d: do the following cd /d

Re: [git-users] New user gets lost driving the Git Bash

2012-07-23 Thread Serge Matveenko
On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 3:18 AM, Łukasz Siwiński lsiwin...@gmail.com wrote: Ps: after: $ echo dir alias='ls' .bashrc exit relaunch your prompt (bach/command line) alias dir='ls -Alh' gives more familiar look for windows user personally I use this alias in my linux shell for over 6 years

Re: [git-users] New user gets lost driving the Git Bash

2012-07-23 Thread Jeffery Brewer
Thanks to both... how do you move up one level in the directory structure without having to type the entire path? e.g. cd.. On Monday, July 23, 2012 4:30:14 PM UTC-7, Serge Matveenko wrote: On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 3:18 AM, Łukasz Siwiński lsiwin...@gmail.com wrote: Ps: after: $ echo dir

Re: [git-users] New user gets lost driving the Git Bash

2012-07-23 Thread Kfir Shay
you need a space between the command and argument cd .. On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 7:36 PM, Jeffery Brewer jeffery.bre...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks to both... how do you move up one level in the directory structure without having to type the entire path? e.g. cd.. On Monday, July 23, 2012

Re: [git-users] Sorry...need help installing on windows

2012-07-23 Thread Daniel P. Wright
Jeffery Brewer (Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 03:24:46PM -0700) OK, so I've read about GIT, I took the free online course over at Code School, I spent more time reading about git, read the git book on the git website...I'm eager to try it out...I go to the Git website, download the windows