What is a branch tip in Git?
I’m learning Git, and reading the Pro Git book (http://git-scm.com/book). The term “branch tip” is used sometimes in the book and also here on Stack Overflow, but I can’t find the meaning of it.
What is a “branch tip” in Git?
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A branch tip is the last commit or most recent commit on a branch. Basically it points to the most up to date code in the branch.
Using image from the Git book to illustrate:
master, hotfix and iss53 are all “branch tips” here. Kevin’s answer is correct but this might be easier to understand for beginners.