title: “How to revert a CL” linkTitle: “How to revert a CL”

Using one-click revert

  • Find the codereview issue for the CL you want to revert.
  • Click the “revert” button.

Using Git

Update the local repository

git fetch origin master

Create a local branch with origin/master as its start point.

git checkout -b revert$RANDOM origin/master

Find the SHA1 of the commit you want to revert

git log origin/master

Create a revert commit.

git revert <SHA1>

Upload it to Gerrit.

git cl upload

Land the revert in origin/master.

git cl land

Delete the local revert branch.

git checkout --detach && git branch -D @{-1}