Get step-by-step instructions for installing Git on a Linux computer.
- [Instructor] In this movie we're going to learn … how to install Git on the Linux operating system. … The first thing you need to know is where to find Git. … And there's a main Git website at git-scm.com. … Remember scm stands for source code manager. … And you can also go direct to the Linux download page, … by going to git-scm.com/download/linux. … Let's go there now. … So here I am on the git-scm.com page. … It detects the fact the I'm actually visiting this page … from a Mac, and so it offers me the Mac version, … but I don't want the Mac version, … I want to go to downloads and I want to choose Linux/Unix. … Now, there's a lot of flavors of Linux. … You might be running Debian or Ubuntu, Fedora, and so on. … All of them have their own package managers, … to make it easy to install software. … So this page lists all of those different instructions … on how to do it, depending on your package manager. … So you can scroll down, … and if you're using FreeBSD it gives you the instruction …
- Exploring the history of version control
- Installing Git on Mac, Windows, and Linux
- Initializing a repository
- Writing useful commit messages
- The Git three-tree architecture
- Tracking when files are added, edited, deleted, or moved
- Viewing change sets and comparing versions
- Undoing changes and retrieving previous versions
- Ignoring changes to select files
Skill Level Beginner
1. What Is Git?
2. Install Git
3. Getting Started
4. Git Concepts and Architecture
5. Make Changes to Files
6. Use Git with a Real Project
7. Undo Changes
8. Ignore Files
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