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How to rename branch in git.

I am keen to rename master branch to something else but not sure what is the command. Please assist.


Posted by rocky on April 8th 2018 22:45 PM

Renaming the local branch is quite easy can be done with two ways. switch to current branch and run below command ## git branch -m new_name if you want to rename other branch, please use below syntax ## git branch -m old-branch-name new-branch-name

# git branch -m master NewName

# git branch
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