by Scott Chacon
Publisher: Apress 2009
Number of pages: 300
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.
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Contents: Intro to Pro Git Reedited; Getting Started; Git Basics (Creating a Git Repository; Recording Changes to the Repository); Git Branching (Basic Branching and Merging; Branch Management; Branching Workflows; Remote Branches; Rebasing).
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Git is currently the most widely used version control system in the world. Complex systems like Git become easier to understand once you figure out how they really work. The goal of this guide is to shed some light on how Git works under the hood.
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