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IlanCosman commented Sep 9, 2020

Is your feature request related to a problem? Please describe.

Following the guidance of github, many developers are moving to main as their default branch. Saving developers from the very small hindrance of using DEFAULT_BRANCH: main would contribute to smoothing the transition.

Describe the solution you'd like

The default branch should be main. If it does not exist, use `m


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Released October 16, 2018


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