On 22/7/10 18:50, "Konstantin Khomoutov" <khomou...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jul 22, 8:38 pm, Roddie Grant <gitl...@myword.co.uk> wrote:
>> On branch combo, I've trying to merge thus:
>> $ git merge dev/cola_moss
>> But I get
>> CONFLICT (content): Merge conflict in site/configs/site.cnfg
>> I resolve the conflict, but then when I try "git ci" I get
>> site/configs/site.cnfg: needs merge
>> site/configs/site.cnfg: unmerged (3282b400086bf54f4357625769d8f1d1a1d28239)
>> site/configs/site.cnfg: unmerged (bcc554eedc46ec703261e504cfa995badcff31f3)
>> site/configs/site.cnfg: unmerged (d903558e68b8e7177b9e9e08457907d12c91cf5f)
>> error: Error building trees
>> Nothing I try lets me move on - I just get messages about not be able to do
>> so-and-so during a merge. How do I complete the merge?
> How do you resolve the conflict?
> What does `git status` show to you after you have resolved the
> To me, it looks like you forgot to `git add` the file after actually
> fixing the conflict. See .
Thank you Konstantin - it was the missing `git add`. The message about the
conflict says "Automatic merge failed; fix conflicts and then commit the
result" and I forgot to do the "add" step in the middle.
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