Great extension when pair programming or mobbing with your team. Requires Git Mob cli
The Git Mob project for VS code co-author commits
Read our blog post to find out learn more about Git Mob.
Git Mob Cli is needed and supports:
(See git-mob for more info)
Search for "git-mob" in Extensions and click install.
Ensure you have set your primary author in Git
Add new co-authors
Option 2: Add your co-authors to the
Add new co-authors from repository
Click the plus + button on an author in More Authors list.
Search suggested co-authors
Click the search icon on the More Authors section or
Select one of multiple open Git repositories and add co-author metadata to source control input field.
Using the standardised list from Gitmoji.
Search and select an emoji to add to the Git message input field
Change primary author
Post commit -> Solo
After a commit remove selected co-authors from input to unselected. If you commit in the command-line the UI will update as well.
Author list -> Expand more authors
Expand 'More Authors' tree when UI starts.
Github -> Personal Access Token
Search for co-authors on GitHub you will need to generate a PAT.