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Month: August 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] How do I fix GIT ??

From: Slávek Banko <slavek.banko@...>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2012 22:57:15 +0200
On Wednesday 15 of August 2012 22:10:12 David C. Rankin wrote:
> All,
>   I have my abakus GIT tree messed up:
> 15:04 providence:/mnt/pv/home/david/tde13/tde/main/applications/abakus> git
> checkout -f v3.5.13-sru
> Already on 'v3.5.13-sru'
> Your branch and 'origin/v3.5.13-sru' have diverged,
> and have 66 and 11 different commits each, respectively.
> 15:04 providence:/mnt/pv/home/david/tde13/tde/main/applications/abakus> git
> pull U       admin
> U       cmake
> U       src/CMakeLists.txt
> Pull is not possible because you have unmerged files.
> Please, fix them up in the work tree, and then use 'git add/rm <file>'
> as appropriate to mark resolution, or use 'git commit -a'.
>   How in the heck do I fix this? I've googled, I've 'git checkout --
> src/CMakeLists.txt', I've git status, I've git diffed, but I can just tell
> it to throw away all the stuff I have in abakus and just download a fresh
> copy of origin/v3.5.13-sru
> What is the trick?

Your local branch is based on a different basis. The simplest is probably to 
remove the local branch and go to the remote branch. Try:

  git branch -D v3.5.13-sru

To eliminate any local changes you can use:

  git stash save && git stash drop