A Crash Course in Git and the UNIX Command Line


Download and install git. Mac and Windows users should download the installer from http://git-scm.com/. Linux users should install through their distribution’s package management system.

Getting Started

Open up your terminal.

Command Line Basics

Setting up git:

git config --global user.name "Your Name Here"
git config --global user.email "Your Email Here"

Git Basics


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