Press Release: August 7, 2009
You are invited to a live webcast: Git in One Hour, with Git Evangelist Scott Chacon In this webcast, Git evangelist Scott Chacon covers the basics of the Git source control system. He'll introduce the audience to Git basics: staging and committing snapshots, viewing the commit log, pushing to and pulling from servers, and creating, switching between, and merging branches.
Finally, he'll quickly cover a few more advanced features—code annotation, advanced log options and possibly more, time permitting.
About Scott Chacon
Scott Chacon is a Git evangelist and Ruby developer employed at Logical Awesome working on GitHub.com. He is the author of the Git Internals Peepcode PDF as well as the maintainer of the Git homepage and the Git Community Book. Scott has presented at RailsConf, RubyConf, Scotland on Rails, Ruby Kaigi, OSCON and a number of local groups and has done corporate training on Git across the country.
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