Creating a Branch

Learn how to create a branch in Git.

Creating a Git repository

You will create a Git repository with a single file. This file will have separate changes made on two branches: master and newfeature.

Type the following command to create a simple Git repository:

1	mkdir lgthw_git_branch_1
2	cd lgthw_git_branch_1
3	git init
4	echo newfile > file1
5	git add file1
6	git commit -m 'new file1'
7	git status

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