assorted helper functions and cleanup of git utilities
Created attachment 52551 [details]
Attachment 52551 [details] did not pass style-queue:
Failed to run "WebKitTools/Scripts/check-webkit-style" exit_code: 1
WebKitTools/Scripts/webkitpy/common/checkout/scm.py:211: deprecated form of raising exception [pep8/W602] 
Total errors found: 1 in 6 files
If any of these errors are false positives, please file a bug against check-webkit-style.
(In reply to comment #2)
> WebKitTools/Scripts/webkitpy/common/checkout/scm.py:211: deprecated form of
> raising exception [pep8/W602] 
Not sure what the correct form of raising an exception is, but this is certainly consistent with the bzillion other such cases in this file. Not fixing now. This should probably be fixed throughout the file at once.
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