On Fri, 18 Sep 2015 01:46:14 -0700 (PDT) Machiel Kolstein <mkolst...@ifae.es> wrote:
[...] > Just after reading it for the first time, I see that there is not > only one, but two very well explained answers to my question (I am > not sure yet which one I will chose, because it will take some time > to get rid of my SVN-way of thinking). > But more than that, I also very much appreciate the effort you took > in explaining the philosophy behind the GIT approach, which makes all > the difference and made it so difficult for me to understand the > normal GIT documentation. I won't pretend I completely understood > everything at first reading, but with your post and the link you sent > I am sure I will learn fast. It's very good you are keen to gain understanding of your tools rather than looking for blindly memorizing a couple of commands. You then might find [1, 2] useful as they explain the basics usually just skimmed in more novice-oriented books.  can be recommended to better understand branching (some people consider that post a go-to guide to branching in Git but please be aware that it's not a dogma to follow blindly). Finally, I'd recommend  as a companion reading to the Pro Git book already referred to, as it presents a rather deep explanation about how the information flows between your work tree, the index and the commits made from it. > Many thanks again, I appreciate this, thanks! 1. https://jwiegley.github.io/git-from-the-bottom-up/ 2. http://eagain.net/articles/git-for-computer-scientists/ 3. http://nvie.com/posts/a-successful-git-branching-model/ 4. https://git-scm.com/blog/2011/07/11/reset.html -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.