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1git-show(1)
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4NAME
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5d7eeee2 6git-show - Show various types of objects
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9SYNOPSIS
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5d7eeee2 11'git-show' [options] <object>...
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13DESCRIPTION
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15Shows one or more objects (blobs, trees, tags and commits).
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17For commits it shows the log message and textual diff. It also
18presents the merge commit in a special format as produced by
19'git-diff-tree --cc'.
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21For tags, it shows the tag message and the referenced objects.
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23For trees, it shows the names (equivalent to gitlink:git-ls-tree[1]
24with \--name-only).
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26For plain blobs, it shows the plain contents.
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28This manual page describes only the most frequently used options.
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31OPTIONS
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33<commitid>::
34 ID of the commit to show.
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39EXAMPLES
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42git show v1.0.0::
43 Shows the tag `v1.0.0`.
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45git show v1.0.0^{tree}::
46 Shows the tree pointed to by the tag `v1.0.0`.
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48git show next~10:Documentation/README
49 Shows the contents of the file `Documentation/README` as
50 they were current in the 10th last commit of the branch
51 `next`.
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53git show master:Makefile master:t/Makefile
54 Concatenates the contents of said Makefiles in the head
55 of the branch `master`.
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60include::i18n.txt[]
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64Written by Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org> and
65Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
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68Documentation
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70Documentation by David Greaves, Petr Baudis and the git-list <git@vger.kernel.org>.
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72This manual page is a stub. You can help the git documentation by expanding it.
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74GIT
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76Part of the gitlink:git[7] suite
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