gitmit is a interactive command line tool so that you can easily use emoji and conventional commit format.
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gitmit is a interactive command line tool so that you can easily use emoji and conventional commit format. Inspire by and



Please make sure you have been installed Node.js.

Installation is as simple as running the following command with npm:

$ npm i -g gitmit


Output help information

gitmit will output help information and examples when --help is used.

$ gitmit --help


Just simply use gitmit instead of git commit when committing. Then gitmit will start the interactive commit client, to auto generate your commit based on your prompts.

$ gitmit

Emoji support

If you want to use emoji in commit message such as, just with -m option.

$ gitmit -e

Commit with convention

As you know, lots of projects have some commit message conventions. when you use gitmit with -c option, you'll be prompted to fill out any required commit fields at commit time. No more digging through to find what the preferred format is.

$ gitmit -c

Also, you can use gitmit with both -c and -e

$ gitmit -c -e

Custom your own conventions

Default, we will use AngularJS's commit message convention. but you can custom your own conventions with a .conventional-commit-types.json file.

If your project directory has a .conventional-commit-types.json file such as src/data/conventional-commit-types.json, gitmit will autoload your custom file when you run it in this directory.

If you want to keep it wherever you are, yon can create a .conventional-commit-types.json file in your home directory, gitmit will autoload it.

search emoji

Search using specific keywords to find the right gitmoji.

$ gitmit search bug
$ gitmit search bug lint

update emoji

$ gitmit update

Hook support

Run command hook with --init option, gitmit will auto add a hook to your .git config. After you add your changes and commit them, the prompts will begin and your commit message will be built.

$ gitmit hook --init // init a git hook.

... // do anythings what you want.

$ git add .
$ git commit

You can alse init a hook with -e and -c:

$ gitmit hook --init -e

If you want remove gitmit hook, just run gitmit hook with --remove option.

$ gitmit hook --remove // remove gitmit hook

Have fun. :)

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