How to move the last commit to a different branch?
git checkout right_branch
git cherry-pick SHA
To move the last commit to a different branch, you will first need to find the commit SHA with
Once you have the SHA of the commit, checkout the right branch with
git checkout and cherry pick your selected commit with
git cherry-pick. This will add your commit to the right branch
If you want to remove the last commit from the wrong branch, checkout the wrong branch and run
git reset on it.
git log --oneline
f3d6379 (HEAD -> wrong-branch) Commit which needs to move
c335861 (main, right-branch) Changes in code and README
b2626e9 Adding file with branch name
git checkout right-branch
Switched to branch 'right-branch'
git cherry-pick f3d6379
[right-branch d2b24a7] Commit which needs to move
Date: Wed May 26 14:44:58 2021 +0200
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
git checkout wrong-branch
Switched to branch 'wrong-branch'
git reset --hard HEAD~1
HEAD is now at c335861 Changes in code and README