Git - determine branch remote source

Andrew McNabb amcnabb at
Tue Feb 8 09:39:17 MST 2011

On Tue, Feb 08, 2011 at 08:55:07AM -0700, Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> How does one determine the source remote (and branch) for a local 
> branch?

There might be a better way, but you could always do:

git config branch.master.remote

to show the remote associated with the branch "master".

Andrew McNabb
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