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GIT Workshop 2014
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27.05.2014, 19:00











Zuletzt aktualisiert: 14.05.2014

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

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
  • Stashing, Sqashing, Rebasing, Submodules

More Topic Ideas

  • Issue tracking
  • Code reviews with Gerrit, integrating Jenkins CI
  • Automatic code-style checks at git commit
  • Using blame accross merged branches

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

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


  • 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 and easy task to get you started:

  1. Fork or clone the workshop repository and make a change (change literally anything). See also the Github Guides and Bootcamp
  2. Send me a pull-request or a patch, either on Github or to chris [at]

+1 for your contribution to an open source project!

When / Where

  • Part 1: Tue, 27.5.2014, 19:00, Hauptraum
  • Part 2: tbd
  • ...


Please add yourself to the list of participants.

  1. metachris
  2. zerocity
  3. wizard23
  4. stereotype
  5. cygenb0ck
  6. luto (+2)
  7. reox
  8. pl
  9. VT100
  10. overflo
  11. Pavel
  12. kelvan
  13. jaeh
  14. Dajana
  15. User:you


# 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'


Just a collection of links for the curious, not required reading :)