[vlc-devel] Git rebase vs merge (and pull)

Pierre d'Herbemont pdherbemont at free.fr
Mon Mar 3 01:20:37 CET 2008


A small note to committer.

First you sometimes create merge, when you don't want to. That's  
because you used git pull.

git pull: is equivalent to git fetch && git merge

git pull --rebase however is equivalent to git fetch && git rebase

If git says, "git pull --rebase" no such option, your git version is  

 From http://git.or.cz/
> The latest stable Git release is v1.5.4.3:

Happy coding,


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