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Nick Duane wrote: > Can I set a tag on a branch and have that tag visible without having to > specify that branch? What I mean is let's say I fix all the bugs in the > branch and tag it as t-3-8-rtm. Does someone need to know the branch if > they want to get this release or can they just specify the tag and get that > release? A tag references a specific revision which may or may not be on a branch, so when you checkout t-3-8-rtm you get that exact revision wherever it came from. Basically, checking out a tag will always get you exactly the same file that you tagged, no matter what has happened since. Tony