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Opening SourceTree from the Command line

SourceTree is my weapon of choice for a git GUI. I do most of my git work from the command line, but it’s great to look at diffs and branch trees.

I was finding it tedious to open SourceTree with Alfred, then opening the correct project.

I use this alias to open it right from my working directory:

alias sourcetree=``'open -a SourceTree'


Then, just “sourcetree .” from where I am

Published 6 Jun 2014

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