How to view a file at a specific commit in git?

Posted on

How to view a file at a specific commit/revision in git?

You can use git show to view a file’s content at a specific commit in git: https://www.systutorials.com/docs/linux/man/1-git-show/

$ git show REVISION:/path/to/file

You can also save a copy by

$ git show REVISION:/path/to/file >file.copy

Eric Ma

Eric is a systems guy. Eric is interested in building high-performance and scalable distributed systems and related technologies. The views or opinions expressed here are solely Eric's own and do not necessarily represent those of any third parties.

One comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Posts