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My GitHub Cheat Sheet

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  • Clone repository without history / shallow clone

git clone –depth 1 git://

note :

  • –depth <depth>,. create a shallow clone with a history truncated to the specified number of revisions.
  • The process will copy only the latest revision of everything in the repository
  • The above command clones only the current HEAD
  • Clone only one branch 
git clone -b mybranch --single-branch git://
  • Combine shallow clone and clone only one branch

 git clone –depth 1 -b test-branch –single-branch

tutorial how to rewrite github history using “rebase

ref :


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September 30, 2015 at 6:15 am

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