Git quick reference

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=== Push and create a new remote branch from an existing local branch of the same name ===
 
=== Push and create a new remote branch from an existing local branch of the same name ===
 
<code>git push origin <branch></code>
 
<code>git push origin <branch></code>
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=== Switch to a branch that was pushed remotely ===
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Guess the name of the remote branch then run:
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<code>git checkout -b <branch> origin/<branch></code>
  
 
== Maintainer Operations ==
 
== Maintainer Operations ==

Revision as of 20:00, 6 October 2008

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Quick Reference Only
This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of git operations. See the documentation for that.

Contents

Basic Operations

Developer Operations

Create a new local branch

git checkout -b <branch>

Push and create a new remote branch from an existing local branch of the same name

git push origin <branch>

Switch to a branch that was pushed remotely

Guess the name of the remote branch then run:

git checkout -b <branch> origin/<branch>

Maintainer Operations

Apply mailed git patch

git am <file>