git: squash/fixup earlier commit
Suppose you have:
Now your build/test fails. The fix should be merged in A. My current work-flow is like this:
$ git commit -m "fixA"
$ git rebase -i A~1
And squash fixA in A, result in:
Is there a command to do something like:
A-B-C + (index with fix for A)
$ git commit -supperdupper A
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