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How To Check Git Logs In Gitlab Server

How To Check Git Logs, If you want to check git log using the command line So you can check it there are many options available for checking the git logs.

I have created a testing directory where i will make some files and also configured the user who will use this repository to check the logs later.

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mkdir testing

I have configured the user for this repository

Now i have added a file and commit it

Now start checking the logs

git log

With -p or –patch option you can see the difference in each commit.

git log -p

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git log -p -n where n is used to number of limit entries

git log –stats

The above commands shows the same result but is very useful for code review or quickly to browse what happens in a series of commits including file changed & insertion.

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With –pretty options , this shows you output in format rather than default.

git log –pretty

Check Commits in a one line

git log –pretty=oneline

Check logs using format

git log –pretty=format:”%h – %an, %s”

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%h= hours

&an= author name

%s= subject

Check logs using Graph format

git log –pretty=format:”%h – %an, %s” –graph

For more options you may check it here on official site of Git

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You’re done

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