Detached Head in Git, What Does It Mean?

You will see a “Detached Head” message when you checkout a commit from GIT repository. It looks scary to some new Git users. What does it exactly mean? What can you do and what should you do at this point? This post gives you a very straightforward explanation, together with other Git basics for beginners.

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