Git in One Hour
Date: This event took place live on August 20 2009
Presented by: Scott Chacon
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.
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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.