January 20-22, 2012, Hilton Los Angeles Airport Hotel

Getting Started with Git

Ron Toland


Git is arguably the best version control system out there. But habits formed from years of using svn or CVS can trip you up when you switch to using git. Without the right training, you can end feeling like you're constantly fighting git to have it do what you need it to do. This presentation will cover: Git basics, The pitfalls of treating git like svn, Suggested workflow, and Git tricks At the end of the presentation, you'll have a good grasp of what makes git special, and how you can best take advantage of its powerful features.

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