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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 /builtin/branch.c
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 'builtin/branch.c')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/builtin/branch.c b/builtin/branch.c
index 24f33b2..823789f 100644
--- a/builtin/branch.c
+++ b/builtin/branch.c
@@ -737,7 +737,7 @@ int cmd_branch(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix)
if (kinds != REF_LOCAL_BRANCH)
die(_("-a and -r options to 'git branch' do not make sense with a branch name"));
create_branch(head, argv[0], (argc == 2) ? argv[1] : head,
- force_create, reflog, track);
+ force_create, reflog, 0, track);
} else
usage_with_options(builtin_branch_usage, options);