Why do I need to learn Git?
Github is used for
- sharing files
- issue tracking
It is used in many open source development.
It is used by the course I am taking from Coursera.com.
Git is the version control software to interact with Github.
Where did Git come from?
It was designed for managing Linux development. It is a distributed development environment.
Where to download Git?
Official site: git-scm.com
We can download GIT from here.
What does the Git Bash software do?
It lets me to use basic unix commands in my window8 system. I have tried these in Git bash:
All commands work, but the command "more" does not work.
This site helps:
Basic Git Command Line Reference for Windows Users
but it mixed Unix and Git commands.
This site is purely for Git commands only.