Get to Know Git: Lesson 9 of 14

Getting Started with Branches

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To view all branches available:

git branch

To create a branch:

git branch <new-branch-name>

To jump into the new branch, we need to checkout that branch:

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    git checkout <branch-name>

    To create a new branch and checkout at the same time:

    git checkout -b <new-branch-name>

    To delete a branch:

    git branch -d <branch-name>

    Chris Sevilleja

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