Sets of commits can be passed but no traversal is done by
default, as if the '--no-walk' option was specified, see
+ linkgit:git-rev-list. Note that specifying a range will
+ feed all <commit>... arguments to a single revision walk
+ (see a later example that uses 'maint master..next').
Apply the changes introduced by all commits that are ancestors
of master but not of HEAD to produce new commits.
+`git cherry-pick maint next ^master`::
+`git cherry-pick maint master..next`::
+ Apply the changes introduced by all commits that are
+ ancestors of maint or next, but not master or any of its
+ ancestors. Note that the latter does not mean `maint` and
+ everything between `master` and `next`; specifically,
+ `maint` will not be used if it is included in `master`.
`git cherry-pick master~4 master~2`::
Apply the changes introduced by the fifth and third last