Join Ray Villalobos for an in-depth discussion in this video Installing requirements, part of Web Project Workflows with Gulp.js, Git, and Browserify.
…Before we get going with our workflows, you have to…have Git as well as node.js installed on your machine.…Since we're going to be working with Sass and…Compass in our workflow, we'll also need to install Ruby.…On a Mac or a PC, you'll need to go first to the…Git website and click on this download link right here for your platform.…You may get a security message.…Just go ahead and say Yes, and go through the installation prompts.…Now in here the default installation prompts should be fine.…You may want to add that Git Bash program when you install Git.…
Here you want to use Git from Git Bash only.…So I'm going to hit Next and leave the…Checkout Windows style commit UNIX style endings, option on.…Now that I've installed Git, I'm going to go to…the Nodejs website and click on the Install button.…I'll go through the installation prompts.…The default option should be fine.…If you're on a Mac, Ruby should already be installed on your workstation.…But on a PC, you'll need to go to…the rubyinstaller.org website, and click on this download link.…
- Why workflow management?
- Processing tasks with gulp-coffee
- Importing libraries with Browserify
- Processing Sass and Compass
- Issuing tasks in sequence
- Watching changes to files
- Adding static reloads
- Setting up environment variables
- Minifying HTML
- Compressing images
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: When using the exercise files with the "git add" command on a PC, why do I receive warnings saying "LF will be replaced by CRLF"?
A: When running Unix files on a Windows workstation, the text formats are not exactly the same. Line Feeds (LFs) have to be converted to "Carriage Returns + Line Feeds.”