[SciPy-Dev] git question: fetch a PR without merging into master
Fri Mar 1 15:28:54 CST 2013
On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 4:08 PM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 4:01 PM, Warren Weckesser
> <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Hey all,
> > Does anyone have a git recipe for grabbing a pull request from github
> > without merging it into master? Ideally, I'd like to branch from the
> > point the PR branches from master, and not merge the branch back into
> > master. The use case is to test pull requests that have merge conflicts.
> > I'd like to be able to experiment with the PR, while putting off
> > the merge conflicts until later.
> maybe something like this, if you are not on Windows
> (I never tried but something like this made the mailing lists a while ago.)
Thanks Josef, that looks nice, I'll have to try it out--but Puneeth's
second suggestion might make it moot!
> > Thanks,
> > Warren
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