Rename a branch

branch_rename(branch = NULL, name = NULL, force = FALSE)

Arguments

branch

Branch to rename

name

The new name for the branch

force

Overwrite existing branch. Default is FALSE

Value

invisible renamed git_branch object

Examples

if (FALSE) { ## Initialize a temporary repository path <- tempfile(pattern="git2r-") dir.create(path) repo <- init(path) ## Config user and commit a file config(repo, user.name = "Alice", user.email = "[email protected]") lines <- "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do" writeLines(lines, file.path(path, "example.txt")) add(repo, "example.txt") commit(repo, "First commit message") ## Rename 'master' branch to 'dev' branches(repo) branch_rename(repository_head(repo), "dev") branches(repo) }