Ok, I like git now that I can more or less function, but I agree with the original poster.... git is a huge learning curve even with reading a heap of books and reading all the tutorials.
git could really use some training wheels to make it easier to get going. On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 1:43 PM, Alexandru Pătrănescu <dreal...@gmail.com> wrote: > Git is very different than other VCS (like SVN or whatever you used before). > I suggest reading the Pro Git book with a clear mind, open to new ideas, not > linking what you read with what you know that command did in other VCS. > Git is really not that complicated, as his creator described it, it is a > stupid content tracker. Please prove yourself smart, and show us that you > are worth of the "software developer" attribute. > > I'll answer you only the last question: > If you will learn how to use git, you will be a better software developer. > Even if Git is mainly an VCS, it can do more than that, changing the way you > develop software, letting you do stuff you wouldn't think is possible. > The rest of the questions you will answer yourself in time... > > > > > > > On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 12:31:13 AM UTC+2, kramer.newsreader wrote: >> >> I am a fairly experienced developer and I have never had issues working >> with source control tools before git. >> >> I take a new job. I am working with git. I am thinking about quitting >> over having to use it. >> >> Every source control tool I have used before has an easy command that >> says: "Use these changes right here. Yes there are conflicts, but these are >> correct." >> >> How can I get to "Not currently on any branch" when I was on a branch and >> didn't ask to switch branches? >> >> Where is that with git? >> >> Why is the git information model SO COMPLICATED? >> >> Why can't there be a way to >> >> Why is the documentation so inadequate? >> >> Why do I have to be a source control engineer just to be a software >> developer? >> > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Git for human beings" group. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msg/git-users/-/u6mtA5lJd_kJ. > > To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. > To unsubscribe from this group, send email to > git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > For more options, visit this group at > http://groups.google.com/group/git-users?hl=en. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/git-users?hl=en.