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git-alias: Define, search and show aliases

NAME

git-alias - Define, search and show aliases

SYNOPSIS

git-alias
git-alias <search-pattern>
git-alias <alias-name> <command>

DESCRIPTION

List all aliases, show one alias, or set one (global) alias.

OPTIONS

<search-pattern>

The pattern used to search aliases.

<alias-name>

The name of the alias to create.

<command>

The command for which you are creating an alias.

EXAMPLES

Defining a new alias:
$ git alias last "cat-file commit HEAD"

Providing only one argument, git-alias searchs for aliases matching the given value:

$ git alias ^la
last = cat-file commit HEAD

git-alias will show all aliases if no argument is given:

$ git alias
s = status
amend = commit --amend
rank = shortlog -sn --no-merges
whatis = show -s --pretty='tformat:%h (%s, %ad)' --date=short
whois = !sh -c 'git log -i -1 --pretty="format:%an <%ae>

AUTHOR

Written by Jonhnny Weslley <jw [at] jonhnnyweslley.net>

REPORTING BUGS

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