• Git: Deleting branches

    Local git branches can be deleted using the git branch command with the -d or -D option. Remote git branches can be deleted using the git push command with the --delete option or :.

  • Git: Delete all local branches except master

    git doesn't provide the ability to delete all the local branches except one or more, but we can pipe together git branch, grep, and xargs git branch to delete all the local branches except the branch...

  • Git: Delete all remote branches except master

    git doesn't have a command to delete all the remote branches with exceptions. However, the task can be accomplished by setting some variables and piping git branch -r, grep, sed, and xargs git push.

  • Git: How to merge a specific commit

    You were working on a certain branch of a git repository, and you committed some changes to it. Then you realize, this particular commit should also go to another branch of the repository BUT you are...