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Last active Oct 16, 2019
The Best Approach to Squashing Commits

This can be done easily without git rebase or git merge --squash. In this example, let's squash the last 2 commits.

If you want to squash and write a new commit message, use the command below

git reset --soft HEAD~2

The 2 above points at the last 2 commit counting from the HEAD which is the top most commit in history
followed by

git commit

To squash and edit the combination of the existing commit messages, use the commands below

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Last active Oct 18, 2019
GitHub Standard Fork & Pull Request Workflow

Whether you're trying to give back to the open source community or collaborating on your own projects, knowing how to properly fork and generate pull requests is essential. Unfortunately, it's quite easy to make mistakes or not know what you should do when you're initially learning the process. I know that I certainly had considerable initial trouble with it, and I found a lot of the information on GitHub and around the internet to be rather piecemeal and incomplete - part of the process described here, another there, common hangups in a different place, and so on.

In an attempt to coallate this information for myself and others, this short tutorial is what I've found to be fairly standard procedure for creating a fork, doing your work, issuing a pull request, and merging that pull request back into the original project.

Creating a Fork

Just head over to the GitHub page and click the "Fork" button. It's just that simple. Once you've done that, you can use your favorite git client to clone your repo or j

lecho / shadow.xml
Created Sep 7, 2013
Android shadow drawable xml.
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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<layer-list xmlns:android="" >
<!-- Drop Shadow Stack -->
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