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Git Flow vs pre-commit: What are the differences?

Developers describe Git Flow as "A set of git extensions to provide high-level repository operations". It provides excellent command line help and output. It is a merge based solution. It doesn't rebase feature branches. On the other hand, pre-commit is detailed as "A slightly improved pre-commit hook for git". pre-commit checks your code for errors before you commit it. pre-commit is configurable.

Git Flow and pre-commit can be primarily classified as "Git" tools.

Git Flow and pre-commit are both open source tools. It seems that Git Flow with 1.92K GitHub stars and 463 forks on GitHub has more adoption than pre-commit with 755 GitHub stars and 95 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Git Flow has a broader approval, being mentioned in 11 company stacks & 12 developers stacks; compared to pre-commit, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 17 developer stacks.

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What is Git Flow?

It provides excellent command line help and output. It is a merge based solution. It doesn't rebase feature branches.

What is pre-commit?

pre-commit checks your code for errors before you commit it. pre-commit is configurable.

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