git-info - Man Page

Returns information on current repository

Synopsis

git-info [-c|--color] [--no-config]

Description

Shows the following information about a repository:

  1. Remote Url(s)
  2. Remote Branches
  3. Local Branches
  4. Submodule(s) (if present)
  5. Most recent commit
  6. Configuration Info

Options

-c,  --color
Use color for information titles.
--no-config
Don´t show list all variables set in config file, along with their values.

Git Configs

You could customize the Most recent commit and Configuration Info format via git config options

$ git config --global --add git-extras.info.log "<log-command>"

the default log-command is "git log --max-count=1 --pretty=short"

$ git config --global --add git-extras.info.config-grep "<config-grep-command>"

the default config-grep-command is "git config --list"

For example,

to set global configuration to show last commit subject, without sha1

 $ git config --global --add git-extras.info.log "git log --max-count=1 --format=\"Author: %an%nDate:   %ad (%ar)%n%n    %s\" --date=format:\"%Y-%m-%d %a %H:%M\""

to set global configuration to show user´s name and email

 $ git config --global --add git-extras.info.config-grep "git config --list | grep --color=never -E \"^user.name|^user.email\""

Examples

Outputs info about a repo:

$ git info

## Remote URLs:

origin      git@github.com:sampleAuthor/git-extras.git (fetch)
origin      git@github.com:sampleAuthor/git-extras.git (push)

## Remote Branches:

origin/HEAD -> origin/master
origin/myBranch

## Local Branches:

myBranch
* master

## Submodule(s):

  a234567 path2submodule1/submodule1 (branch/tag)
+ b234567 path2submodule2/submodule2 (branch/tag)
- c234567 path2submodule3/submodule3 (branch/tag)
  e234567 path2submodule4/submodule4 (branch/tag)

## Most Recent Commit:

commit e3952df2c172c6f3eb533d8d0b1a6c77250769a7
Author: Sample Author <sampleAuthor@gmail.com>

Added git-info command.

## Configuration (.git/config):

color.diff=auto
color.status=auto
color.branch=auto
user.name=Sample Author
user.email=sampleAuthor@gmail.com
core.repositoryformatversion=0
core.filemode=true
core.bare=false
core.logallrefupdates=true
core.ignorecase=true
remote.origin.fetch=+refs/heads/*:refs/remotes/origin/*
remote.origin.url=git@github.com:mub/git-extras.git
branch.master.remote=origin
branch.master.merge=refs/heads/master

Author

Written by Leila Muhtasib <muhtasib@gmail.com>

Reporting Bugs

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

See Also

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

Referenced By

git-extras(1).

August 2020 Git Extras