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Git::Raw::RefSpec(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Git::Raw::RefSpec(3pm)


Git::Raw::RefSpec - Git refspec class


version 0.79


A Git::Raw::RefSpec represents a Git refspec.

WARNING: The API of this module is unstable and may change without warning (any change will be appropriately documented in the changelog).


dst( )

Retrieve the destination specifier of the refspec.

dst_matches( $name )

Check if the refspec's destination descriptor matches the reference named by $name.

src( )

Retrieve the source specifier of the refspec.

src_matches( $name )

Check if the refspec's source descriptor matches the reference named by $name.

string( )

Get the refspec's string.

direction( )

Get the refspec's direction. It is either "fetch" or "push".

transform( $name )

Transform $name to its target following the refspec's rules.

rtransform( $name )

Transform the target reference $name to its source reference name following the refspec's rules.

is_force( )

Get the refspec's force update setting.


Alessandro Ghedini <>

Jacques Germishuys <>


Copyright 2012 Alessandro Ghedini.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.

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2018-05-15 perl v5.26.2