Showing posts from the category "Git"

  • The Git Commit Hash

    Posted on 28th May 2020.

    The magic 40 character string that is attached to every commit you do. What is it, where does it come from and will understanding it help you with Git in the future?

  • Rarely handy Git commands

    Posted on 15th May 2017.

    There are rare times when you need a slightly obscure git command. You spent several minutes googling, crafting and constructing your command only to run it once and not need it again for a while. This blog post will serve as my dumping ground for those odd commands I seldom need, but when I do I can then copy and paste. Feel free to get in touch with your favourite curve-ball command and I'll do my best to add it to the list!

  • Git for Beginners: An Overview and Basic Workflow

    Posted on 10th March 2015. Written For Liquid Light

    Git is a tricky subject to get your head around. Knowing the commands is one thing, but knowing how to use them is another. This article will walk you through a simple, single developer Git workflow - covering the commands that you would use at each stage.

  • Ignoring libraries in git

    Posted on 13th May 2014.

    Far too often recently I've noticed people committing libraries and packages to their main application (website) repository.