7/11/2017 - 5:38 PM

rename remote branch in git

rename remote branch in git

# Rename your local branch.
# If you are on the branch you want to rename:

  git branch -m new-name
# If you are on a different branch:

  git branch -m old-name new-name
# Delete the old-name remote branch and push the new-name local branch.

  git push origin :old-name new-name
# Reset the upstream branch for the new-name local branch. 
# Switch to the branch and then:

  git push origin -u new-name