git-merge-repo man page

git-merge-repo — Merge two repo histories

Synopsis

git-merge-repo <repo> <branch> <directory> [--squash]

Description

Merges a repository´s history with the current repository, inside a specified directory.

Optional --squash flag skips the full history and generates only one commit for the merge.

Examples

Merges a local repo´s frontend branch into the current repo´s web folder:

$ git merge-repo ../app/.git frontend web

Merges a remote repo´s master branch into the current repo´s folder:

$ git merge-repo git@github.com:tj/git-extras.git master .

Author

Written by Ivan Malopinsky <hello@imsky.co>

Reporting Bugs

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

See Also

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

Referenced By

git-extras(1).

December 2015