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git_remote_ls_remote

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Overview

How to examine a remote with git remote and git ls-remote.

Examine branches

Local branches:

$ git branch
* master
$

Remote branches:

$ git branch -r
  origin/HEAD -> origin/master
  origin/master
$

All branches:

$ git branch -a
* master
  remotes/origin/HEAD -> origin/master
  remotes/origin/master
$

Verbose branches:

$ git branch -v
* master 610cd4eadec4 Merge branch 'x86-uv-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip
$
$ git branch -vv
* master 610cd4eadec4 [origin/master] Merge ...
                      ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
$

Examine remotes

git remote

$ git remote
origin
$
$ git remote -v
origin	https://github.com/torvalds/linux (fetch)
origin	https://github.com/torvalds/linux (push)
$
$ git remote show origin
* remote origin
  Fetch URL: https://github.com/torvalds/linux
  Push  URL: https://github.com/torvalds/linux
  HEAD branch: master
  Remote branch:
    master tracked
  Local branch configured for 'git pull':
    master merges with remote master
  Local ref configured for 'git push':
    master pushes to master (up to date)
$

git ls-remote

Lots of options here …

$ git ls-remote origin
610cd4eadec4f97acd25d3108b0e50d1362b3319        HEAD
610cd4eadec4f97acd25d3108b0e50d1362b3319        refs/heads/master
5dc01c595e6c6ec9ccda4f6f69c131c0dd945f8c        refs/tags/v2.6.11
c39ae07f393806ccf406ef966e9a15afc43cc36a        refs/tags/v2.6.11^{}
5dc01c595e6c6ec9ccda4f6f69c131c0dd945f8c        refs/tags/v2.6.11-tree
c39ae07f393806ccf406ef966e9a15afc43cc36a        refs/tags/v2.6.11-tree^{}
26791a8bcf0e6d33f43aef7682bdb555236d56de        refs/tags/v2.6.12
... big snip ...
$
git_remote_ls_remote.1552045213.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019/03/08 11:40 by rpjday