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Audience

Software developers

Prerequisites

  • Basic computer (Windows or Mac or Linux) literacy

Outline

Outline of Git training: Introduction to Version Control with Git Chapter 1. Introduction to Version Control

  • What is Version Control
  • What is Version Control (cont'd)
  • "Undo" Capability
  • Collaboration
  • Collaboration (Cont'd)
  • Communication and Sharing
  • Auditing and Tracking
  • Release Engineering, Maintenance, SDLC
  • Diagnostics
  • History of Version Control
  • Distributed Version Control
  • Summary

Chapter 2. Introduction to Git

  • What is Git
  • Git's Design Goals
  • Git's Design Goals (cont'd)
  • Branching and Merging
  • Branching and Merging (cont'd)
  • Centralized Version Control
  • Git Basics
  • Git Basics (Cont'd)
  • Git Basics (cont'd)
  • Getting Git
  • Git on the Server
  • Git Repository Managers
  • Git on Somebody Else's Server

Chapter 3. Basic Git Operations

  • Using Git
  • Definitions
  • Definitions (cont'd)
  • Repository (cont'd)
  • Commit
  • Commit (continued)
  • How to Think About Commits
  • Viewing History
  • Configuring Git
  • Configuration Scope
  • User Identification
  • User Identification (cont'd)
  • GPG Signing
  • Gnu Privacy Guard
  • GPG Basics
  • GPG and Git
  • .gitignore
  • Other Useful Configurations

Chapter 4. Branching, Merging and Remotes

  • Branching
  • Branches in Git
  • Branches in Git (cont'd)
  • Merge
  • Merge (cont'd)
  • Fast Forward Merge
  • --no-ff
  • More Than One Repository
  • Working with Remotes
  • Fetch and Pull
  • Push
  • Pull Requests
  • Tagging a Commit
  • Lightweight Tags
  • Annotated Tags
  • Sharing Tags
  • Checking Out a Tag

Chapter 5. Git Work Flows

  • Work Flows
  • Local Work Flow
  • Feature Branches
  • Centralized Workflow
  • Integration Manager Work Flow
  • Integration Manager Work Flow (cont'd)
  • Other Work Flows Are Possible

Chapter 6. Introduction to GitFlow

  • What is GitFlow
  • Benefits
  • How GitFlow works?
  • How GitFlow works? (Contd.)
  • What is GitFlow? (Contd.)
  • GitFlow Extension
  • Initializing GitFlow
  • Features
  • Release
  • Hotfixes

Chapter 7. Rewriting History

  • Rewriting History
  • Squashing Commits
  • Squashing Commits (cont'd)
  • Rebase vs Merge
  • Amending Commits
  • Reset

Chapter 8. Examining History

  • Looking at History
  • Log
  • Blame
  • Bisect

Chapter 9. Submodules and Subtrees

  • Submodules
  • Dependency Management
  • Dependency Management (cont'd)
  • Git Submodules
  • Adding a Submodule
  • .gitmodules
  • Cloning a Repository with Submodules
  • Updating Submodules (Initial)
  • Updating Submodules (Ongoing)
  • Subtrees
  • Subtrees – How They Work
  • Conclusion

Chapter 10. Configuring Git

  • Advanced Configuration
  • Advanced Configuration Variables
  • Environment Variables
  • Aliases
  • Git Hooks

Lab Exercises

  • Lab 1. Starting Out With Git
  • Lab 2. Branching, Merging and Working with Remotes
  • Lab 3. Experimenting with Workflows
  • Lab 4. Using the GitFlow Workflow
  • Lab 5. Rebasing and Rewriting History
  • Lab 6. Git Submodules
  • Lab 7. (Optional) GitFlow Workflow With the GitFlow Extensions

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