If you are working on a Git managed project and if you have installed the R2021-07 Studio monthly update or a later one provided by Talend, you can copy one or more items from a remote branch or a tag to the branch you are currently working on.
- You cannot copying items when working in the Git offline mode.
- You can copy items from a tag to a branch but not vice versa, because a tag is a read-only copy of a project.
About this task
In the Repository tree view, right-click an item such as
a Job, or a node such as Job Designs, or a folder if you
want to copy items of the corresponding type under it, and select
Copy From Branch from the contextual menu.
The Copy From Branch dialog box opens.
Select a branch or a tag from which you want to copy items and click
Select the items you want to copy by selecting the corresponding check
The items on the remote branch or the tag that have the same names as the items on the current branch can be listed in the tree view only if the Overwrite existing items check box is selected.
Select the Import dependencies check box if you want to
copy dependencies along with the items you have selected.
The selection status of the Import dependencies check box is automatically saved for the next copy action.
- Select the Overwrite existing items check box if you want to overwrite existing items with those having the same names to be copied.
The items on the remote branch or the tag you have selected are copied to the corresponding node or folder on the branch you are working on.