Additional Git Resources#

Tutorials and summaries#

Advanced git workflow#

There are many ways of working with git; here are some posts on the rules of thumb that other projects have come up with:

  • Linus Torvalds on git management

  • Linus Torvalds on linux git workflow . Summary; use the git tools to make the history of your edits as clean as possible; merge from upstream edits as little as possible in branches where you are doing active development.

Manual pages online#

You can get these on your own machine with (e.g) git help push or (same thing) git push --help, but, for convenience, here are the online manual pages for some common commands: