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git-missing - Show commits missing from another branch

GIT-MISSING(1) Git Extras GIT-MISSING(1)

NAME

git-missing - Show commits missing from another branch

SYNOPSIS

git-missing [<first branch>] <second branch> [<git log options>]

DESCRIPTION

Shows commits that are in either of two branches but not both. Useful for seeing what would come across in a merge or push.

OPTIONS

[<first branch>]
First branch to compare. If not specified, defaults to currently checked out branch.
<second branch>
Second branch to compare.
[<git log options>]
Any flags that should be passed to ´git log´, such as --no-merges.

EXAMPLES

Show commits on either my current branch or master but not both:
$ git missing master < d14b8f0 only on current checked out branch > 97ef387 only on master
Show commits on either branch foo or branch bar but not both:
$ git missing foo bar < b8f0d14 only on foo > f38797e only on bar

AUTHOR

Written by Nate Jones < nate@endot.org>

REPORTING BUGS

< http://github.com/tj/git-extras/issues>

SEE ALSO

< http://github.com/tj/git-extras>
October 2017