[git] Vademecum



In software development, Git /ɡɪt/ is a distributed version control and source code management (SCM) system with an emphasis on speed. Initially designed and developed by Linus Torvalds for Linux kernel development in 2005, Git is reported to have 30% market adoption as of 2013.


# Retrieve a project

git clone <git-location> <folder-name>

# Update a project

git pull

# Adding a file

git add <filename>

# Commit

git commit -a -m 'Description'

# Upload modified project

git push