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NAMEgit-fmt-merge-msg - Produce a merge commit message
git-fmt-merge-msg [--summary | --no-summary] <$GIT_DIR/FETCH_HEAD git-fmt-merge-msg [--summary | --no-summary] -F <file>
DESCRIPTIONTakes the list of merged objects on stdin and produces a suitable commit message to be used for the merge commit, usually to be passed as the <merge-message> argument of git-merge.
- In addition to branch names, populate the log message with one-line descriptions from the actual commits that are being merged.
- Do not list one-line descriptions from the actual commits being merged.
--file <file>, -F <file>
- Take the list of merged objects from <file> instead of stdin.
- Whether to include summaries of merged commits in newly merge commit messages. False by default.
AUTHORWritten by Junio C Hamano <email@example.com>
DOCUMENTATIONDocumentation by Petr Baudis, Junio C Hamano and the git-list <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
GITPart of the git(7) suite