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Why my branch is not under "feature"?

Elena Grigorian May 8, 2019

I have a project on a "Develop" branch.

When using "Git-flow" in the past, I got a new branch called "feature" and under feature the name of the branch I've created.

Lately when on "develop" (develop is checked out), and I choose "git-flow" the options show:

Finish feature

Other options


I choose other options and create a new branch. The newly created branch is not under "feature" but in the same hierarchy as the "develop" branch.


My other team mate when she check out develop and click Git-flow she has options:

Create new feature


and when she creates a new branch it is under "feature"


All my repositories immediately suggest I "finish feature" when "git-flow" on develop...


How can I fix that?


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Mike Corsaro
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June 14, 2019


It sounds like your git-flow config might be invalid. Could you post the contents of your 'config' file under "YOUR_REPO/.git"? It should look something like this:

[gitflow "branch"]
master = master
develop = develop

[gitflow "prefix"]
feature = feature/
release = release/
hotfix = hotfix/
support = support/
versiontag =
Elena Grigorian August 11, 2019



It looks like that:

Should I assign the string manually?


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