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git-extras - Awesome GIT utilities


git-extras [-v,--version] [-h,--help] [update]


-v, --version

Show git-extras version number.

-h, --help

Show this help. This option can also be used for any of the extras commands.


Self update.


git config --add git-extras.default-branch $BRANCH

Change the default branch to $BRANCH (defaut to master).


git-alias(1) Define, search and show aliases
git-archive-file(1) Export the current HEAD of the git repository to an archive
git-authors(1) Generate authors report
git-browse(1) View the web page for the current repository
git-brv(1) List branches sorted by their last commit date
git-bulk(1) Run git commands on multiple repositories
git-changelog(1) Generate a changelog report
git-clear-soft(1) Soft clean up a repository
git-clear(1) Rigorously clean up a repository
git-coauthor(1) Add a co-author to the last commit
git-commits-since(1) Show commit logs since some date
git-contrib(1) Show user´s contributions
git-count(1) Show commit count
git-cp(1) Copy a file keeping its history
git-create-branch(1) Create branches
git-delete-branch(1) Delete branches
git-delete-merged-branches(1) Delete merged branches
git-delete-submodule(1) Delete submodules
git-delete-tag(1) Delete tags
git-delta(1) Lists changed files
git-effort(1) Show effort statistics on file(s)
git-feature(1) Create/Merge feature branch
git-force-clone(1) overwrite local repositories with clone
git-fork(1) Fork a repo on github
git-fresh-branch(1) Create fresh branches
git-gh-pages(1) Create the GitHub Pages branch
git-graft(1) Merge and destroy a given branch
git-guilt(1) calculate change between two revisions
git-ignore-io(1) Get sample gitignore file
git-ignore(1) Add .gitignore patterns
git-info(1) Returns information on current repository
git-local-commits(1) List local commits
git-lock(1) Lock a file excluded from version control
git-locked(1) ls files that have been locked
git-merge-into(1) Merge one branch into another
git-merge-repo(1) Merge two repo histories
git-missing(1) Show commits missing from another branch
git-mr(1) Checks out a merge request locally
git-obliterate(1) rewrite past commits to remove some files
git-paste(1) Send patches to pastebin for chat conversations
git-pr(1) Checks out a pull request locally
git-psykorebase(1) Rebase a branch with a merge commit
git-pull-request(1) Create pull request for GitHub project
git-reauthor(1) Rewrite history to change author´s identity
git-rebase-patch(1) Rebases a patch
git-release(1) Commit, tag and push changes to the repository
git-rename-branch(1) rename local branch and push to remote
git-rename-remote(1) Rename a remote
git-rename-tag(1) Rename a tag
git-repl(1) git read-eval-print-loop
git-reset-file(1) Reset one file
git-root(1) show path of root
git-scp(1) Copy files to SSH compatible git-remote
git-sed(1) replace patterns in git-controlled files
git-setup(1) Set up a git repository
git-show-merged-branches(1) Show merged branches
git-show-tree(1) show branch tree of commit history
git-show-unmerged-branches(1) Show unmerged branches
git-squash(1) Import changes from a branch
git-stamp(1) Stamp the last commit message
git-standup(1) Recall the commit history
git-summary(1) Show repository summary
git-sync(1) Sync local branch with remote branch
git-touch(1) Touch and add file to the index
git-undo(1) Remove latest commits
git-unlock(1) Unlock a file excluded from version control


Written by Tj Holowaychuk <>




October 2020