In case of a git-project with several branches, the question is when you checkout a new branch (first time), is a
git pull needed ?
$master> git checkout branchA $branchA> git pull
Note that the idea here is that both commands are executed right after each other (this question is not about when-or-why you should run
I've tested this, but so far the
pull doesn't pull in new commits, but some people claim that the
pull is needed. Can someone describe a scenario in which this is indeed needed or maybe break this myth?