84.7 Git Branch Naming
A common convention for naming branches is to begin with a token, then a slash, then descriptive name. This can be problematic as when URIs are created to the branch whereby the slash is ambiguous. Nonetheless, the use of slash is common and supported by some tools.
Common tokens include
wip (work in
For a team the token may be the user’s name, like
kayon/addcolour. In general this is discouraged as it can
lead to a hesitation of others to contribute to that branch as it
appears to be owned by Kayon. If that is the intention then that is
fine. Otherwise avoid this apparent ownership becoming a blocker to
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