Git: How to fetch a single remote branch and create a remote-tracking branch of it automatically?
git-fetch manual page says:
git fetch remote_repo
will update "remote-tracking branches" of all branches from the remote repository.
What if I only need fetch a single remote branch?
I try to run:
git fetch remote_repo remote_branch
It just stores infomation into
FETCH_HEAD instead of creating a "remote-tracking branch" named
I know there is a solution:
git fetch remote_repo remote_branch:refs/remotes/remote_repo/remote_branch
But it's too verbose.
Is there a simpler way to achieve this?
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