On Mar 30, 11:40 am, Konstantin Khomoutov <flatw...@users.sourceforge.net> wrote: > On Wed, 30 Mar 2011 10:14:05 -0700 (PDT) > matseitz_cisco <matse...@cisco.com> wrote: > > Are you also saying that the git gui "Branch->Create" command with the > > "Checkout After Creation" option enabled is the equivalent of "git > > checkout -b"? > > Instead of spending so many time to write these two messages, you could > simply try this out:
Thanks for the suggestion. I tend to rely more on documentation than on experimentation, so my first thought was to find out what the "documented" behavior was. In the future, I'll also try the experimental route. > Hence, note that git-gui does not do any kind of special magic which > cannot be seen using lower-level Git tools -- it just runs these tools > each time you issue one command or another. Sure, I just wanted to be sure which git cli commands would be run in this case. I had run across one example where a git gui operation performs the equivalent of a series of git and bash commands: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git/55419 So, I thought it would be prudent to confirm what git gui was actually doing when I select "Branch->Create":"Checkout After Creation" -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/git-users?hl=en.