Get target (sha) pointed to by a branch

branch_target(branch = NULL)

Arguments

branch

The branch

Value

sha or NA if not a direct reference

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") ## Get target (sha) pointed to by 'master' branch branch_target(repository_head(repo)) }