[TYPO3-core] Git Experts: Fix amnesia?

Helmut Hummel helmut.hummel at typo3.org
Wed Oct 17 10:52:41 CEST 2012

Hi Aske,

On 17.10.12 10:44, Aske Ertmann wrote:

> Before you start doing all this I would like to point out that there's an option called --follow for git log, which "Continue listing the history of a file beyond renames (works only for a single file).". Meaning that if you need the whole history of a file simply use git log -p --follow filepath..
> It's a shame this isn't default behavior for Git IMO, but at least it's possible without all the hassle.

Thanks for pointing that out. I don't know why, but it indeed seems to 
work. Would love to have IDE support for this ^^

Kind regards,

Helmut Hummel
Release Manager TYPO3 6.0
TYPO3 Core Developer, TYPO3 Security Team Member

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