git

2021

Applying mailing list patches with 'git b4'

b4 helps improve the workflow for mailing list based Linux kernel development, but doesn't offer direct git integration. Let's whip up a 'git b4' alias. Read full post

2020

Speed up `git log --graph` 18x times

For large repositories 'git log --graph' can be slow, but for git v2.20+ it can be sped up. Read full post

2018

git reset upstream

Working with a git based project that has a defacto upstream repository means that you perioducally want to fetch the canonical master branch. This can be simplified with a .gitconfig alias. Read full post