New Sync to Remote plugin #1451

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This plugin allows users familiar with SVN to ramp up on Git faster. This plugin will:

  • fetch changes from a remote
  • create local branches for all remote branches not currently tracked
  • delete local branches tied to pruned remote branches
  • reset local branches to match remote branches
  • not affect local-only branches

A confirmation is displayed for any change to the user's working directory. Satisfies:


why is this request still open? Was it rejected?

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I think this is how collective responsibility works. I don't like the idea of this plugin, but I hoped that maybe some other maintainer would find it useful, but apparently this is not the case. @KindDragon @spdr870 Any thoughts on this?

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I think the "Sync" command does other things in other Git clients. If we implement Sync command, it should do similar things.

@KindDragon KindDragon closed this Dec 15, 2013
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