Generate new password for multiline entries

Emil Lundberg lundberg.emil at
Sun Jan 29 13:18:06 CET 2017

On Sat, 28 Jan 2017, 20:14 Brian Candler, <b.candler at> wrote:

> First you 'git log <filename>' (where filename is relative to the current
> directory) until you find what you think is the commit you want. Then since
> you've forgotten the command, you google for it. Then you run "git show
> <commit>:<filename>" (where, this time, filename is relative to the top of
> the repo), remembering to pipe it into gpg -d to decrypt it.

If you use gpg-agent, you can instead use `git log -p <filename>`, which
shows you the diff for each commit in the log. Git will automagically
decrypt the files before diffing.


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