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How to retrieve branch creation date

Created a branch some time ago, and I would like to know how to retrieve exact time and date branch was created.

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Hi Nicolas,

You should be able to do this by running some git command directly in the repository. Please refer to as it contains a few examples that you could use to check this, like git show --summary or git reflog.


Gustavo Refosco

Thanks for fast answer Keep on rockin ;-)

really, does the rest api not tell you when the branch was created or last modified?

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