Should git history work with the vscode default git package?

We are using the default vscode git package

Should git history work?

if so how does one get it to work?

Should git history work?

I do not believe our history view (contributed in @theia/scm-extra) works with VS Code APIs (it should be fine to remove @theia/scm-extra going forward). Instead, you can use the timeline view, and/or plugins which provide even more feature rich support for git.

Example of the timeline: