[webkit-dev] git history and the moving to Source

Adam Barth abarth at webkit.org
Mon Jan 3 17:56:27 PST 2011

There's a git option to follow renames.  I think it's --follow, but
some git experts might know better.


On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 5:53 PM, Balazs Kelemen <kbalazs at webkit.org> wrote:
> I have just realized that git log -- filename does not output the
> history before the file had been moved to Source. It seems like the
> whole git history will be lost after the move. Did we take this into
> consideration when we decided to switch to the new directory  structure?
> Can we do something to save the history? Or should I just
> do something locally to fix this?
> Balazs
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