On 1/2/11 08:27, "Konstantin Khomoutov" <flatw...@users.sourceforge.net>

> On Mon, 31 Jan 2011 21:25:31 +0100
> Karel Vervaeke <ka...@vervaeke.info> wrote:
> (Formatting sanitized.)
>>>> I can see various possible ways this might work, but I can't afford
>>>> to get it wrong, so I'd be grateful for a nudge in the right
>>>> direction.
>>> where
>>> REMOTE is the name of the remote repository,
>>> D is SHA-1 (or another name) of the specific commit you want to
>>> push, REMOTE_BRANCH is the branch you want to update.
> [...]
>> Another approach would be to create another local branch containing
>> only A B C D and then pushing that branch.
> Strictly speaking that approach would not be different as the whole
> reason for such a branch to exist in this case would be to use its name
> in the git-push invocation; I referred to this using the "or another
> name" phrase.
> A tag would do as well, as E^ would, and so on according to the
> "gitrevisions" manual page.

Thanks for the advice. I was working on the right lines, but it's good to
have reassurance.

Roddie Grant

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