git-cp - Man Page

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 <mailto: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>

Referenced By

git-extras(1).

March 2020 Git Extras