Create a stash

Angelos Chalaris · Git, Repository, Stash · Apr 13, 2021

Saves the current state of the working directory and index into a new stash.

  • Use git stash save to save the current state of the working directory and index into a new stash.
  • You can optionally use the -u option to include untracked files.
  • You can optionally provide a <message> for the stash.
git stash save [-u] [<message>]
git stash save
# Creates a new stash

git stash save -u
# Creates a new stash, including untracked files

git stash save "Bugfix WIP"
# Creates a new stash with the message "Bugfix WIP"

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