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How to prevent commit on branch?

So I've committed stuff to the development branch for the umpth time - and I cannot push it because of restrictions in GitHub.

The errors is mine - but I would like to setup sourcetree as to prevent committing stuff into the branch so that I don't do this mistake ever again.

How do I do that?



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minnsey Atlassian Team Nov 07, 2018

It isn't something you can configure in Sourcetree, but you can use a Git pre-commit hook, see the example here for something similar and Sourcetree will respect that.

It wont stop you trying to commit to the specified branch but it will error when you do

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