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[Git] Branch Commands



# create branch, switch to it and commit changes
git checkout -b hotfix
git commit -a -m 'Commit changes for fix'

# go back to main branch
git checkout main

# merge branch changes to main
git merge hotfix

# delete branch after merging, as it is not needed anymore
git branch -d hotfix

# check on which branch your are
git status

# list all branches including last commit on each branch
git branch -vv

# check which branches are already merged and which are not
git branch --merged
git branch --no-merged

# rename branche locally
git branch --move bad-branch-name corrected-branch-name

# push new name to github/gitlab
git push --set-upstream origin corrected-branch-name

# displays local and remote branches
git branch --all

# delete remote branch
git push origin --delete bad-branch-name

# push branch to remote 
git push origin hotfix