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“Tracking Branches” And “Remote-Tracking Branches”

Both Tracking Branches and Remote Tracking Branches are created on the git client when a git clone command is used.

Merging Branches With a Conflict: Conflicts And Resolutions

Learn what to do when you have a conflict when merging branches in Git. 30+ additional Git Tutorials.

Temporarily Stashing Your Work

Git Stash is used when you want to record the current state of the working directory and index, without committing, to come back to complete later.

What Every VCS Must do

Version Control System ("VCS") need to be able to provide to its users? GitGuys explains exactly what it needs to include and provides tutorials on Git.

Git Topics

All Git Object Types: Blob, Tree, Commit And Tag

The git object types are blob, tree, commit, and tag. This page gives a detailed overview of each of these types. A deep dive on each can be found here as well.

Git Merge – Merging Branches Without Conflict

Examples of when would you might want to merge branches using git merge are explained in detail in this tutorial. 30+ additional, free tutorials available.

Why Git? Come to the GitGuys for 30+ FREE Tutorials

Git provides better history, flexibility in where you work, easy branching, is flexible and powerful, and it is FAST. 30+ FREE tutorials at GitGuys.com.

Creating a Shared Repository – Users Sharing The Repository

In these examples, the other users of the shared repository will not be very remote since the repository will be on the same disk as the users' home directories.

Git Remotes: Fun Commands You Can Use

Git Remote commands and examples for their use on GitGuys Git Tutorials.

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Git Repositories – Just Tell Me What I need to Git Going!

Most of the time, you will likely use just a handful of git commands: git add to tell git this file is ready to be committed to the git repository.

Git Diff Command Explained

See how the git diff command can be used to show you the difference between the version of a file in the working directory, index and most recent commit.

8 Reasons for Switching to Git

Switching to Git can decrease the time required for managing your code base, increased time for coding. Git automates many of the tasks that you need to do while managing your code, saving you time.

The Configuration File – “remote” Section – Git Config

In this tutorial you get dirty and find out what is really going on with git conf by exploring in the .git/config file by using the git remote commands.

Why Use Git Instead of a Legacy Version Control System?

Why use Git, because Git is distributed so you have the ability to have a copy of the complete repository on your local drive that you can work against.

Shared Repositories Should Be Bare Repositories

Bare Repositories - When creating a central repository that will be shared by other users, the repositories should be created with the --bare option.

Git Merge – Merging Branches Without Conflict

Examples of when would you might want to merge branches using git merge are explained in detail in this tutorial. 30+ additional, free tutorials available.

Git Resources

8 Reasons for Switching to Git

Switching to Git can decrease the time required for managing your code base, increased time for coding. Git automates many of the tasks that you need to do while managing your code, saving you time.

Git Repositories

How to Recover a Deleted File From a Git Repository

Recovering a deleted file from the git repository is easy if you know the method and commands. This short tutorial walks you through the process.