git merge-base web api
provide 'git merge-base' web api
Add a web api that provides the results of a 'git merge-base' between two or more refs
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git merge-base is a useful tool for finding a common ancestor between branches
The team I work with is currently running a local mirror of a GitLab repo so that they can run "git merge-base" and get the results for their toolchain. I would like them to just use the web api to get this information, but such an API does not exist and maintaining a local mirror for them is tech debt that I do not want
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