gh pr create
gh pr create [flags]
Create a pull request on GitHub.
When the current branch isn't fully pushed to a git remote, a prompt will ask where
to push the branch and offer an option to fork the base repository. Use
explicitly skip any forking or pushing behavior.
A prompt will also ask for the title and the body of the pull request. Use
--body to skip this, or use
--fill to autofill these values from git commits.
Link an issue to the pull request by referencing the issue in the body of the pull
request. If the body text mentions
Fixes #123 or
Closes #123, the referenced issue
will automatically get closed when the pull request gets merged.
By default, users with write access to the base repository can push new commits to the
head branch of the pull request. Disable this with
Adding a pull request to projects requires authorization with the "project" scope. To authorize, run "gh auth refresh -s project".
- Assign people by their login. Use "@me" to self-assign.
- The branch into which you want your code merged
- Body for the pull request
- Read body text from file (use "-" to read from standard input)
- Mark pull request as a draft
- Do not prompt for title/body and just use commit info
- The branch that contains commits for your pull request (default: current branch)
- Add labels by name
- Add the pull request to a milestone by name
- Disable maintainer's ability to modify pull request
- Add the pull request to projects by name
- Recover input from a failed run of create
- Request reviews from people or teams by their handle
- Template file to use as starting body text
- Title for the pull request
- Open the web browser to create a pull request
Options inherited from parent commands
- Select another repository using the [HOST/]OWNER/REPO format
# Create a pull request interactively ~/Projects/my-project$ gh pr create Creating pull request for feature-branch into main in owner/repo ? Title My new pull request ? Body [(e) to launch nano, enter to skip] http://github.com/owner/repo/pull/1 ~/Projects/my-project$
# Create a pull request using flags ~/Projects/my-project$ gh pr create --title "Pull request title" --body "Pull request body" http://github.com/owner/repo/pull/1 ~/Projects/my-project$
In the browser
// Quickly navigate to the pull request creation page ~/Projects/my-project$ gh pr create --web Opening https://github.com/owner/repo/pull/branch in your browser. ~/Projects/my-project$
Working with forks
This command will automatically create a fork for you if you're in a repository that you don't have permission to push to.