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authorMichael J Gruber <>2017-03-15 13:15:09 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2017-03-15 20:19:41 (GMT)
commit9f0b4dd0b82b764e7873ce6779766415ebc7f1ea (patch)
treebf38bab6f1e70bde7590851990aafe61b2fcc246 /contrib/completion
parente7e07d5a4fcc2a203d9873968ad3e6bd4d7419d7 (diff)
git-prompt: add a describe style for any tags
git-prompt has various describe styles, among them "describe" (by annotated tags) and "default" (by exact match with any tag). Add a mode "tag" that describes by any tag, annotated or not. Signed-off-by: Michael J Gruber <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'contrib/completion')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/contrib/completion/ b/contrib/completion/
index 97eacd7..c6cbef3 100644
--- a/contrib/completion/
+++ b/contrib/completion/
@@ -82,6 +82,7 @@
# contains relative to newer annotated tag (v1.6.3.2~35)
# branch relative to newer tag or branch (master~4)
# describe relative to older annotated tag (v1.6.3.1-13-gdd42c2f)
+# tag relative to any older tag (v1.6.3.1-13-gdd42c2f)
# default exactly matching tag
# If you would like a colored hint about the current dirty state, set
@@ -443,6 +444,8 @@ __git_ps1 ()
git describe --contains HEAD ;;
git describe --contains --all HEAD ;;
+ (tag)
+ git describe --tags HEAD ;;
git describe HEAD ;;
(* | default)