[TYPO3-core] Git: how to solve divergence?

Björn Pedersen pedersen at frm2.tum.de
Mon May 16 09:23:10 CEST 2011

Am 16.05.2011 09:14, schrieb François Suter:
> Hi all,
> There's at least one situation with Git where I'm still totally baffled
> as to what I should do:
> I mistakenly applied a patch to a local branch tracking a remote branch,
> using the cherry-pick command provided by Gerrit. Now I don't know how
> to get rid of it.
> "git status" tells me the following:
> # On branch TYPO3_4-5
> # Your branch and 'origin/TYPO3_4-5' have diverged,
> # and have 1 and 11 different commit(s) each, respectively.
> #
> nothing to commit (working directory clean)
> How do I now drop the local change and find myself again on the remote
> Thanks in advance for any advice

I think that should work:

use git rebase -i origin/master and just skip the offending commit.


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