On Tue, 16 Aug 2005, Carl Baldwin wrote:

> So, just a question.  What, exactly, is meant by 'cross-pulling'?

When I say "cross-pulling" I mean that a branch is pulled from a remote 
repository, where the named head is called "a", but that reference is 
pulled into the local branch whose head is "b".


> git-ls-remote-script junio

abe0582207c72ec848e78707577c61a98f5c633d        refs/heads/master
c506e5687b9257c6182950f245d58cf839abfae4        refs/heads/pu
1f40c7c24d999675df818f9d7824937a964f9f40        refs/heads/rc
0918385dbd9656cab0d1d81ba7453d49bbc16250        refs/tags/junio-gpg-pub
d6602ec5194c87b0fc87103ca4d67251c76f233a        refs/tags/v0.99
f25a265a342aed6041ab0cc484224d9ca54b6f41        refs/tags/v0.99.1
c5db5456ae3b0873fc659c19fafdde22313cc441        refs/tags/v0.99.2
7ceca275d047c90c0c7d5afb13ab97efdf51bd6e        refs/tags/v0.99.3
b3e9704ecdf48869f635f0aa99ddfb513f885aff        refs/tags/v0.99.4

> git-pull-script junio pu:temporary-proposed-updates


> echo .git/refs/heads/temporary-proposed-updates


So, the remote branch "pu" gets cross-pulled to the local branch 
"temporary-proposed-updates", i.e. to a local branch of a different name.


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