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GIT-CP(1) Git Extras GIT-CP(1)

NAME

git-cp - Copy a file keeping its history

SYNOPSIS

git-cp <current_filename> <destination_filename>

DESCRIPTION

Copy a file keeping its git history. This allows merge conflict handling.

EXAMPLES

Copy README into README.txt
$ git cp README README.txt
    

AUTHOR

Written by Rémy Hubscher <hubscher.remy@gmail.com>

REPORTING BUGS

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

SEE ALSO

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

<https://stackoverflow.com/questions/16937359/git-copy-file-preserving-history/44036771#44036771>

October 2020