On Tue, 31 May 2016 08:13:15 -0700 (PDT)
Sharan Basappa <sharan.basa...@gmail.com> wrote:
> As I make changes to my files, I have been adding them to git repo
> but haven't been committing them.
> Today, due to an incorrect switch to the tool, I ended up overwriting
> a file I was working on.
> This file was added in repo today. Is there a way to recover that
git checkout -- path/to/the/file
will grab the contents of the file "path/to/the/file" as recorded in
the index and create/overwrite it in the work tree with that contents.
Should you run something like
git checkout HEAD path/to/the/file
then the contents would be taken from the tip commit (HEAD) instead of
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