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authorJonathan Nieder <>2011-11-26 08:54:55 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2011-11-28 19:40:46 (GMT)
commit39bd6f726109942c6f77f59638f6763c9f00706c (patch)
tree903f5b34643ab93fa0a164a3962c70461b20406b /branch.h
parent3f59481e338c2d3167b9654a4289a9d1201f7944 (diff)
Allow checkout -B <current-branch> to update the current branch
When on master, "git checkout -B master <commit>" is a more natural way to say "git reset --keep <commit>", which was originally invented for the exact purpose of moving to the named commit while keeping the local changes around. Signed-off-by: Jonathan Nieder <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'branch.h')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/branch.h b/branch.h
index 1285158..e125ff4 100644
--- a/branch.h
+++ b/branch.h
@@ -13,7 +13,8 @@
* branch for (if any).
void create_branch(const char *head, const char *name, const char *start_name,
- int force, int reflog, enum branch_track track);
+ int force, int reflog,
+ int clobber_head, enum branch_track track);
* Validates that the requested branch may be created, returning the