lab 38 Review the Cloned Repository
- Learn about branches on remote repositories.
Look at the cloned repository
Let’s take a look at the cloned repository.
cd cloned_hello ls
$ cd cloned_hello $ ls README Rakefile lib
You should see a list of all the files in the top level of the original repository (
Review the Repository History
git hist --all
$ git hist --all * d9d52f1 2020-05-30 | Updated Rakefile (HEAD -> master, origin/master, origin/greet, origin/HEAD) [Jim Weirich] * 7226fee 2020-05-30 | Hello uses Greeter [Jim Weirich] * bd0e5fa 2020-05-30 | Added greeter class [Jim Weirich] * 32cb785 2020-05-30 | Added README [Jim Weirich] * 128a484 2020-05-30 | Added a Rakefile. [Jim Weirich] * a3cf03d 2020-05-30 | Moved hello.rb to lib [Jim Weirich] * 96c1fec 2020-05-30 | Add an author/email comment [Jim Weirich] * 9811d9e 2020-05-30 | Added a comment (tag: v1) [Jim Weirich] * 3344f03 2020-05-30 | Added a default value (tag: v1-beta) [Jim Weirich] * 3cb4c15 2020-05-30 | Using ARGV [Jim Weirich] * dfb5614 2020-05-30 | First Commit [Jim Weirich]
You should now see a list of all the commits in the new repository, and it should (more or less) match the history of commits in the original repository. The only difference should be in the names of the branches.
You should see a master branch (along with HEAD) in the history list. But you will also have a number of strangely named branches (origin/master, origin/greet and origin/HEAD). We’ll talk about them in a bit.