I would not have started this blog if I was afraid to look stupid in public. Here is my latest attempt:


One thought on “How did my HEAD get detached?

  1. User torek of StackOverflow distills the complexity into one excellent sentence:

    “The precise definition of the “detached HEAD” state is that the name HEAD becomes a pointer to a specific commit ID, rather than containing a branch name.”

    Makes sense to me. Thanks, torek!

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