Using IntlliJ 15.0.6 and Git Integration plugin.
When I use the GUI button at the bottom right of the screen (click on
+ New Branch
This is a git thing combined with the whether or not the filesystem that you are using is case sensitive or not. Related to Why is git capitalizing my branch name prefix?
Take a look at the below, done on OSX using:
IntelliJ IDEA 2016.2.4 Build #IU-162.2032.8, built on September 9, 2016 JRE: 1.8.0_112-release-b343 x86_64 JVM: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM by JetBrains s.r.o
feature/xyz. No problems here, branches are created with the expected case:
Feature/pqr, now this branch will be created with a lower case
feature*branch already exists on the file system :
SomeOtherFeature/blahand this will be created with the correct case since it has never been created before on the filesystem:
If you were to now create a
someotherfeature/blah2 then this would retain the case of the first branch (i.e. will get created as