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GIT Workshop 2014


27.05.2014, 19:00










so much stuff is happening! it will be a great party! everbody come!

Zuletzt aktualisiert: 12.05.2014

Hands-On GIT Workshop in two or more parts which will make your life easy and may save your ass / day off!

General Topics

  • Commiting, Diffing, Reverting, Tags
  • Branches, Merging and Conflicts
  • Remotes, Github, Forking, Pull-Requests
  • Working together within a repository and across repos
  • Contributing to open source projects
  • Workflows for teams and dev->testing->production environments
  • Issue tracking
  • Stashing, Sqashing, Rebasing, Submodules
  • Code reviews with GIT, Jenkins CI
  • Automatic code-style checks at git commit

It's a command-line oriented workshop where all hands get dirty. We celebrate failure and are going to have fun! :)

Every skill level from is welcome! We'll start with the basics on Tue, 27.5.2014 (19:00) and see how and where we progress; primarily based on your interests, experiences and current projects/needs.

Advanced users are invited to join us on the first evening; for a quick refresher but also for more points-of-view, ideas and people who can answer questions in general!


  • You are somewhat familiar with the terminal/command line
  • You have git-core installed (can run git in the command line)
  • You added yourself to the participants (further down)
  • You have an account at Github
  • You tried task 1

Task 1

A quick, easy and powerful task to get you started:

  1. Clone or fork the workshop Github repo and make a change! (see also the Github Bootcamp)
  2. Send me a patch or pull-request, either on Github or to chris [at]

+1. Thanks for your contribution to an open source project.

When / Where

  • Tue, 27.5.2014, 19:00, Hauptraum


Please add yourself to the list of participants.


# Possibly useful Git aliases for your ~/.bashrc or ~/.bash_profile
alias g='git'
alias gs='git status | more'
alias ga='git add '
alias gb='git branch '
alias gc='git commit'
alias gcnv="git commit --no-verify"
alias gd='git diff'
alias go='git checkout '
alias gl='git log'
alias gh='git log --pretty=format:"%h %ad | %s%d [%an]" --graph --date=short'