[vtk-developers] RE Stupid git question #2

Denis Barbier bouzim at gmail.com
Wed Apr 28 06:23:18 EDT 2010

On 2010/4/28 Biddiscombe, John A. wrote:
> If I have a working branch and I commit every day, that’s ok, but when I merge these daily changes into a published branch, either my “PublishedWork” or “KitwareMaster” – then I want the log to show a single commit with “Lovely feature X added” and not the daily mini-commits.
> From my tests so far, when I merge branches, all those mini-commit logs are carried over and you see them in the “PublishedWork” local master/whatever branch. Am I wrong here?

You can run "git merge --squash mywork" followed by "git commit".
An alternative is to run "git rebase -i" and squash all commits into a
single one, see


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