Re: [ANNOUNCE] Git v2.16.0-rc0

From: Kaartic Sivaraam
Date: Fri Dec 29 2017 - 02:17:49 EST

On Friday 29 December 2017 10:00 AM, Junio C Hamano wrote:
* "git branch" and "git checkout -b" are now forbidden from creating
a branch whose name is "HEAD".

"git branch" already forbid a branch named "HEAD", didn't it? I thought we just made "git checkout -b" to reject "HEAD" as a valid branch name, recently.