Pro Git

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Apress, Oct 6, 2009 - Computers - 288 pages

Git is the version control system developed by Linus Torvalds for Linux kernel development. It took the open source world by storm since its inception in 2005, and is used by small development shops and giants like Google, Red Hat, and IBM, and of course many open source projects.

  • A book by Git experts to turn you into a Git expert
  • Introduces the world of distributed version control
  • Shows how to build a Git development workflow
 

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User Review  - jzacsh - LibraryThing

Pretty sure I read this 10 years ago when I first learned git, but either I never noticed it or the chapter wasn't there: I just found it really useful to go back and review this "Git internals" chapter 10 at the end. Wish I'd read this when I first started. Read full review

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User Review  - joeyreads - LibraryThing

A reasonably clear introduction and explanation of git. The first part does a good job at explaining things for new users, and is especially good at pointing out saner ways to do things that were ... Read full review

Contents

Getting Started
1
CHAPTER
3
CHAPTER
5
CHAPTER
7
CHAPTER
8
Git Basics
15
Undoing Things
32
Git Branching
47
Gitosis
91
Distributed Git
107
Git Tools
143
Customizing Git
175
Git Attributes
184
Git and Other Systems
203
Git Internals
223
Git References
232

Remote Branches
64
Git on the Server
79
Small Setups
85
APPENDIX Creative Commons Legal Code
251
INDEX
259
Copyright

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