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Bazaar Version Control by Janos Gyerik

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Working with bound branches

Bazaar provides additional operations using bound branches that go beyond the core principles of the centralized mode, such as:

  • Unbinding from the master branch
  • Binding to a branch
  • Local commits

Essentially, these operations provide different ways to switch in and out of the centralized mode, which is extremely useful when a central branch becomes temporarily unavailable, or if you want to rearrange the branches in your workflow.

Unbinding from the master branch

Sometimes, you may want to commit changes even if the master branch is not accessible. For example, when the server hosting the master branch is experiencing network problems, or if you are in an environment with no network access such as in a coffee shop or in a ...

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