So i got tired of the git log default output, since it was simply too bloated for my Macbook Pro Terminal. It’s ok my 30” Apple Cinema Display (or one of the other 22” surrounding it), but even there it doesn’t show me enough for my taste.

The default output looks something like this:

Imagine this for 300+ commits, you literally will never see the end of it.

After diddling around with git log parameters, i’ve come up with this neat constellation.