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authorThomas Gummerer <>2017-11-26 19:43:51 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2017-11-27 00:48:06 (GMT)
commit7c85a87c5449f6495fe0327cfdcd1e0940d8545a (patch)
treea720e4dac184883c79a1b3f9a345472a256ef444 /checkout.h
parent14c63a9dc093d6738454f6369a4f5663ca732cf7 (diff)
checkout: factor out functions to new lib file
Factor the functions out, so they can be re-used from other places. In particular these functions will be re-used in builtin/worktree.c to make git worktree add dwim more. While there add some docs to the function. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gummerer <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/checkout.h b/checkout.h
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+#ifndef CHECKOUT_H
+#define CHECKOUT_H
+#include "cache.h"
+ * Check if the branch name uniquely matches a branch name on a remote
+ * tracking branch. Return the name of the remote if such a branch
+ * exists, NULL otherwise.
+ */
+extern const char *unique_tracking_name(const char *name, struct object_id *oid);
+#endif /* CHECKOUT_H */