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What is a Pull request?

In this video, Bogdan Stashchuk, from stashchuk.com, explores what a Pull request is and how it is used.

In this video, you’ll be introduced to Pull requests.

You will learn that a Pull request is a proposal of potential changes suggested by other developers. These potential changes could be accepted or not and only after review should they be merged into the master branch.

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