git gui branch management
Hi I am an inexperienced Git user on Windows. I am using Git Gui. I am interested in Branch Management.
My repo has a branch called 'leafy', how do I check this branch out to my local machine, and them cherry pick a commit from master into leafy?
Thanks a LOT
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I have the following scenario: Branch Feature A - X (HEAD) Branch Master (Have some new stuff since branch creation) A - B - C If I do git merge (on top of branch feature) I have: A - X - B - C Is
I have cloned a git repository and I would like to switch to a particular branch from the following list (e.g. branch1, branch2, branch3) Should I have to say git fetch origin branch2? How do I know t
I had master dcommit to (and rebase from) the Subversion trunk. I created an intermediate Subversion branch tc, to merge changes from 2 different branches, using: git branch master git svn branch tc -
how do I fetch a remote branch and update git's local ref for that branch without effecting the current branch? For example if I do this $ git pull origin master origin/master is merged into my curre
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I have a project under git. I'd like to start a new branch to add a major new feature. Under the main branch, I'll continue to add bug fixes and minor features. At regular intervals I'd like to pull t
I am working with a remote git repo that does NOT support email notification upon commit. I am wondering if anyone know any means/tools to monitor and track the commit on one or more branches? Thanks
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This question may sound silly, and I am pretty much an amateur in git, but does the git merge or git pull command, creates a new branch when there are conflicts?
When you create a new repository and run git branch, it exits silently. For example: $ mkdir /tmp/foo; cd /tmp/foo; git init Initialized empty Git repository in /tmp/foo/.git/ $ git branch Why doesn'
I've just bought a new iMac and I've hooked my Git repo up to it but I'm receiving the following error when launching Git GUI: git-gui died of signal 11 Can anyone suggest a solution for me? My Git ve
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I have 3 local and 3 remote branches and want to be on the same branch on both. on local: git branch A * B master git branch -r origin/A origin/B origin/master on remote: git branch A B * master I a
As far as I understand these two commands can remove remote-tracking branches. Is there any difference between them? git remote prune <branch_name> git branch -d -r <branch_name>
I am researching switching from starteam to git. Currently, in starteam, we use floating views with special names. These floating views basically work like aliases. Therefore, we can specify a speci
Is there a way in git to have a 'description' for branches? While I try to use descriptive names, working for a while on a single branch sometimes dampens my memory of why I made some of the other top
Is there a way to start gitk on the master branch of a repo from git gui command line ? I had a look at the doc, the only thing that seems possible is to open a browser on the repo, not showing histor
I cloned a repository and got a master branch. From the master I created a local branch abc. Now the remote may have progressed. The branches look like this: >git branch -a * abc master remotes/o
Ok using git I want to overwrite my Stage Branch with my UAT branch. after I did the push the code that I wanted removed from Stage is still there. What am I doing wrong? git checkout UAT git merge -s
I'm wondering how to select the branch to build against using Team City 8.1. My VCS root (Git) is set to Default: master and Branch specifications are +:refs/heads/develop +:refs/heads/feature/* +:r
I need to lock master branch of a git repo. I tried pre-commit hooks but they are only client side hooks, but I want to lock master branch from most of the users. Can anyone tell me the steps for pre-
I'm able to see my local and remote branches colored differently with the following configuration in my .gitconfig. [color branch] current = bold cyan local = normal remote = bold red In git branch
The scenario is simple. From the master I have a branch called myBranch. All the time I'm working in the latter. Once I've done with some modifications I want to push my changes from my local copy of
I'm relatively new to Git, and want to get advice on best practices for deleting branches. After I've created and merged a branch back into master, should I leave it hanging around for historical pur
Git diff seems to return different changes when comparing: git diff origin/master ... origin/branch git diff origin/master...origin/branch What's the difference between the two? For those that can't
We're using GitHub here. I have a friend who branched our master branch, and I want to checkout his branch, make a few mods, then put them into his branch. My thought is to grab his branch using git c
I'd like to delete a remote branch from my central git repository. The usual advice is to do 'git push origin :branchname' or 'git push origin :heads/branchname'. But when I try that, I get this error
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I am relatively new to Git, and I'm still not very comfortable with it. Right now, I'm looking for the command/options/magic that can make the current branch look like another branch; that is, to merg
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I know how to make a new branch that tracks remote branches, but how do I make an existing branch track a remote branch? I know I can just edit the .git/config file, but it seems there should be an ea
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