Learn how to use the text editor to write longer commit messages that span several lines.
- [Narrator] The commit messages … we've been putting in so far have been … single-line commit messages. … Let's just spend a moment just to see … how to make multiline commit messages. … Let's begin by making a commit. … We're going to make a change to the Explorers page. … So let's just go into our project … and let's open up "Explorers." … And on the Explorers page let's scroll down to the text … and let's make a few edits. … Let's imagine that the client has sent us … a list of edits that they want us to make. … So they've said, … "We want to change this from 'best of all, … joining is absolutely free,' and, 'So what can you do?'" … They want to remove this so that it just says, … "What can you do?" … Then let's change this, let's scroll down a little further. … Let's make this "you will receive special members-only," … and let's scroll down a bit more. … "One more thing..." … "Oh yeah, one more thing..." … Let's remove this "Oh yeah" and just make it "Once." … "Once you join, you will receive …
- 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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