by Sai gowtham

How to create a branch from another branch in Git

In this tutorial, we are going to learn about how to create a branch from another branch in git.

Creating branch from another

  1. First, move to that branch you want to create by using the git checkout command followed by branch name.
git checkout dev

# dev is another branch name
  1. Now, we need to create a new branch using the git branch command followed by the new branch name.
git branch work

# work is a new branch name
  1. At final, move to the new branch using git checkout command followed by a new branch name.
git checkout work

We successfully created a new branch called work from the dev branch.