- Rebases a patch
Given you have a patch that doesn´t apply to the current HEAD, but you
know it applied to some commit in the past, git-rebase-patch
you find that commit and do a rebase.
- The patch to be applied.
$ git rebase-patch test.patch
could give you something like that:
Trying to find a commit the patch applies to...
Patch applied to dbcf408dd26 as 7dc8b23ae1a
First, rewinding head to replay your work on top of it...
Using index info to reconstruct a base tree...
Falling back to patching base and 3-way merge...
Then your last commit has the changes of the patch and is named
Written by Niklas Fiekas < email@example.com