On Fri, Feb 12, 2016 at 10:01 AM, Dale R. Worley <wor...@alum.mit.edu>
> Suppose I've modified a file, or a set of files, and I want to return it
> to the state in HEAD. I thought that "git checkout HEAD file1 file2
> ..." would do that, but git-checkout wants to preserve whatever changes
> are present in the file tree. I'm sure that buried in Git's UI is a
> command form that will do this easily, and I probably knew it once, but
> I've forgotten.
I generally do
git checkout HEAD -- file1 file2
Note the -- between HEAD and the file names
The man has the intellect of a lobotomized turtle.
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