Associating Commits with GitHub Issues

With dbForge Studio, you can link your commits to GitHub issues and close GitHub issues with your commits.

To link a commit to a GitHub Issue, put the issue number with the # character in the Comment text box. For example, #111.

To close a GitHub issue, put a keyword and put the issue number with the # character in the Comment text box. For example, Close #111.

Keywords to close a GitHub Issue

To close a GitHub issue, you can use any of the following keywords:

  • Close
  • Closes
  • Closed
  • Fix
  • Fixes
  • Fixed
  • Resolve
  • Resolves
  • Resolved

Example

Suppose, we have an open issue #2 with request to create a test table and close the issue afterwards:

GitHub Issue

When the table is created, we need to open Source Control Manager and put Closes #2 before committing the created table.

Closing Issue

As a result, issue #2 has been successfully closed:

Issue Closed Result