GSP
Quick Navigator

Search Site

Unix VPS
A - Starter
B - Basic
C - Preferred
D - Commercial
MPS - Dedicated
Previous VPSs
* Sign Up! *

Support
Contact Us
Online Help
Handbooks
Domain Status
Man Pages

FAQ
Virtual Servers
Pricing
Billing
Technical

Network
Facilities
Connectivity
Topology Map

Miscellaneous
Server Agreement
Year 2038
Credits
 

USA Flag

 

 

Man Pages


Manual Reference Pages  -  GIT-FORK (1)

NAME

git-fork - Fork a repo on github

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS

git-fork [<github-repo-url>]

DESCRIPTION

Fork the given github repo. Like clone but forks first.
1. forks the repo on github
2. clones the repo into the current dir
3. adds the original repo as a remote called upstream

EXAMPLE

Fork expect.js:

$ git fork https://github.com/LearnBoost/expect.js

or just:

$ git fork LearnBoost/expect.js

Then:

$ ..<forks into your github profile and clones repo locally to expect.js dir>...

$ cd expect.js && git remote -v

origin https://github.com/<user>/expect.js (fetch) origin https://github.com/<user>/expect.js (push) upstream https://github.com/LearnBoost/expect.js (fetch) upstream https://github.com/LearnBoost/expect.js (push)

AUTHOR

Written by Andrew Griffiths <mail@andrewgriffithsonline.com>

REPORTING BUGS

<https://github.com/tj/git-extras/issues>

SEE ALSO

<https://github.com/tj/git-extras>
Search for    or go to Top of page |  Section 1 |  Main Index


GIT-FORK (1) December 2015

Powered by GSP Visit the GSP FreeBSD Man Page Interface.
Output converted with manServer 1.07.