Über den Autor
Jon Loeliger is a freelance software engineer who contributes to Open Source projects such as Linux, U-Boot, and Git. He has given tutorial presentations on Git at many conferences including Linux World, and has written several papers on Git for Linux Magazine.
Get up to speed on Git for tracking, branching, merging, and managing code revisions. Through a series of step-by-step tutorials, this practical guide takes you quickly from Git fundamentals to advanced techniques, and provides friendly yet rigorous advice for navigating the many functions of this open source version control system.rnrnThis thoroughly revised edition also includes tips for manipulating trees, extended coverage of the reflog and stash, and a complete introduction to the GitHub repository. Git lets you manage code development in a virtually endless variety of ways, once you understand how to harness the system’s flexibility. This book shows you how.rn* Learn how to use Git for several real-world development scenariosrn* Gain insight into Git’s common-use cases, initial tasks, and basic functionsrn* Use the system for both centralized and distributed version controlrn* Learn how to manage merges, conflicts, patches, and diffsrn* Apply advanced techniques such as rebasing, hooks, and ways to handle submodulesrn* Interact with Subversion (SVN) repositories—including SVN to Git conversionsrn* Navigate, use, and contribute to open source projects though GitHubrn