In this video, select and checkout remote branches for local development.
- [Instructor] We've learned how to push … changes to a repository and we've learned … how to fetch them and merge them in. … But that was to a branch that we already had. … When we cloned the repository it gave … us a master branch by default. … I want us to see how you can check out … additional remote branches. … When we created this second repository … lynda_version we did it by cloning … and it gave us only one branch by default, … and that was the master branch. … And that's what we still have. … Git branch. … You see it has the master branch. … Git branch -r shows though that there … are other branches that are available. … The non-tracking branch that we pushed … up from the other repository. … That's a branch that's out there we can work with. … We can take a look at it. … We can see what's there. … Maybe make some contributions and push it back up again. … So we want to see that non_tracking branch … and have a copy of it locally we can work with. … We can't check out that branch itself, …
- Finding and viewing commits
- Creating and switching branches
- Comparing branches
- Resetting branches
- Merging branches
- Stashing uncommitted changes
- Setting up a remote repository
- Creating remote branches
- Fetching and pushing changes to a remote
- Enabling remote collaboration
Skill Level Beginner
1. Navigate the Commit Tree
3. Reset Branches
4. Merge Branches
5. Stash Changes
6. Set Up a Remote
7. Collaborate with a Remote
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