repo-start - Man Page

repo start — manual page for repo start


repo start <newbranchname> [--all | <project>...]



Start a new branch for development


-h,  --help

show this help message and exit

-j JOBS, --jobs=JOBS

number of jobs to run in parallel (default: based on number of CPU cores)


begin branch in all projects

-r REVISION, --rev=REVISION, --revision=REVISION

point branch at this revision instead of upstream

--head,  --HEAD

abbreviation for --rev HEAD

Logging options

-v,  --verbose

show all output

-q,  --quiet

only show errors

Multi-manifest options


operate starting at the outermost manifest


do not operate on outer manifests


only operate on this (sub)manifest

--no-this-manifest-only,  --all-manifests

operate on this manifest and its submanifests

Run `repo help start` to view the detailed manual.


'repo start' begins a new branch of development, starting from the revision specified in the manifest.


July 2022 repo start Repo Manual