Nice history log in console ---------------------------------------- .. code-block:: git log --all --decorate --oneline --graph How to remember: "A Dog" = git log --**all** --**decorate** --**oneline** --**graph** Sample result: .. code-block:: $ git log --all --decorate --oneline --graph * e4689e3 (HEAD -> master, origin/master, origin/HEAD) tree iteration * 4c3385d using stoi * 0588a47 gitignore for cpp * 8f3f0e6 removed boost, add readme * f225b06 simple expression interpreter * 1ccdda1 chain of responsibility * f37eb7a restructure of the old code, removed large db file | * 3bfdf78 (tag: 0.1, origin/old-training-task-with-data, old-training-task-with-data) fixed readme for task2 | * c0c934f more readme's | * c514699 better readme | * 3e092be added readme, added basic error processing, added logging | * 786fa09 cleaning up | * 96fd9a7 main script for task1 | * b1b0e53 first version of task1 | * 8cf1529 safety check for download, refactoring | * 807cecd draft for task1 | * 68fcdf8 updated readme for task2 | * 7e8b8ae added readme, |/ * d5bd5a4 structure of the directory * d293704 added more tests * aefe72f added gitignore * 06ff547 Initial version for task2 Set date/time for git commits ------------------------------------------------------ .. code-block:: export GIT_COMMITTER_DATE="2020-01-01 12:00:00"; git commit --date "$GIT_COMMITTER_DATE" -m "commit message" Caching credentials --------------------------------------------- Remember credentials for 1 hour (3600 seconds): .. code-block:: git config --global credential.helper 'cache --timeout=3600' Disabling cache: .. code-block:: git config --global --unset credential.helper Export a repo to an archive without .git -------------------------------------------------- .. code-block:: git archive --prefix=ADDITIONAL_PREFIX_INSIDE_ARCHIVE YOUR_BRANCH -o `tar` archive is also supported. More info at `git-archive doc `_. Use specific SSH key for connection ----------------------------------------------------- One can set a custom ssh command using an environment variable: .. code-block:: export GIT_SSH_COMMAND="ssh -i /path/to/your/private_key" git fetch #..... do something If you want to assign an SSH key permanently for a given repo you can update the local git config: .. code-block:: git config core.sshCommand 'ssh -i path/to/your/private_key' git fetch #..... do something