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git-squash - Import changes from a branch

GIT-SQUASH(1) Git Extras GIT-SQUASH(1)

NAME

git-squash - Import changes from a branch

SYNOPSIS

git-squash <source-branch|commit ref> [<commit-message>]

DESCRIPTION

Produce the working tree and index state as if a real merge happened without the commit or merge marks.

OPTIONS

<source-branch>
Branch to squash on the current branch.
<commit reference> A commit reference (has to be from the current branch) can also be used as the first argument. A range of commits sha..HEAD will be squashed.
<commit-message>
If commit-message is given, commit the squash result.

EXAMPLES

$ git squash my-other-branch Updating a2740f5..533b19c Fast-forward Squash commit -- not updating HEAD my-changed-file | 1 + 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+) $ git commit -m "New commit without a real merge"
$ git squash HEAD~3 "Commit message"

AUTHOR

Written by Jesus Espino < jespinog@gmail.com>

REPORTING BUGS

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

SEE ALSO

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