Mercurial has show out/in displaying commits ready to push and ready to merge with a local branch. Something similar is missing in Git.
Integrated into 'main-silver', will be available in build *201406250001* on http://bits.netbeans.org/dev/nightly/ (upload may still be in progress)
User: Ondrej Vrabec <email@example.com>
Log: #245076 - A nice view for displaying incoming and outgoing commits
Add two new actions Show In/Outgoing displaying unpulled (unpushed)
commits into (from) a specific branch.
*** Bug 246074 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***