I would like to append to Eric's excellent list:
An audio interview with Junio at http://twit.tv/floss19 to get you
excited about using git.
A good reference script to building git. This came in handy for
installing git on Tiger. All of the nice symbolic links to git-* are
missing, but git is there and useable.
On Sep 15, 2008, at 2:07 AM, Eric wrote:
> You'll definitely want to learn about merges *and* all that stuff
> before your proceed too much further. There are a lot of great
> tutorials out there.
> If you're on windows, install this:
> (Git-Bash only mode is acceptable)
> Say Yes when the installer asks if you'd like to install the Explorer
> extension so you can right click on and folder and say "Git Bash
> Once you have git, follow the gittutorial:
> Watch this video:
> And maybe this one:
> Read these:
> The easiest thing to do is to each develop on your own machine, and
> email a zipped working directory (with .git/ directory) back and
> forth. Unzip her files next to your working directory and pull her
> repository in.
> Now, if you just want to share code with your friend, you create a
> public repository. It which will have read access, but not write
> On Sep 12, 11:06 am, "M@" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Sorry, should have been clearer
>> then commit to /public_html.
>> It sounds like what you're saying is for me to set it up in
>> public_html, have her clone it, and the push and pull as we need to
>> with no separate directories. I was looking at some how_to's and
>> were talking about merging and all that stuff.
>> On Sep 12, 11:01 am, Petr Baudis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 07:53:14AM -0700, M@ wrote:
>>>> I have a small project that I am going to be working on using PHP/
>>>> mySQL. I have a friend who would like to help me work on it.
>>>> We're both on windows machine and she is really unfamiliar with
>>>> command line stuff, but picks things up pretty quickly. I'm also
>>>> getting into some ruby development and saw Git mentioned
>>>> I thought this might be a good opportunity to start getting my feet
>>>> wet with Git.
>>>> I have git installed on my webhost (bluehost.com), and I'd like to
>>>> start utilizing it. Is there a way for me to develop in tandem
>>>> my friend? We're going to be developing different parts of the
>>>> project so there shouldn't be any overlap, but I was hoping on some
>>>> advice for getting started.
>>>> I had thought I might create two directories inside the site, one
>>>> her, and one for me, and merge our code when it was ready into the
>>>> main site directory.
>>>> Am I going about this all wrong?
>>> I'm not sure what "two directories inside the site" means, but
>>> be sure
>>> to both work within the same directory hierarchy within the
>>> Simplest setup: First, import your project to Git and upload
>>> that to
>>> the site, then let her clone it. Then, you can both start hacking
>>> and committing stuff, pulling from the site pushing back once in a
>>> Sometimes, you will get an error that newer changes are at the
>>> site than
>>> in your local repository - in that case, git pull first - that will
>>> merge the changes of the other person - and then try git push again.
>>> I recommend you to follow one of the many Git tutorials lying
>>> all over the net.
>>> Petr "Pasky" Baudis
>>> The next generation of interesting software will be done
>>> on the Macintosh, not the IBM PC. -- Bill Gates
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