why we control the source code
So, version control system, when we need it ?
- To help to remember, when and why You made some important modifications
- To find files, which were modified on the server
- To explain to other people the structure and function of Your code
Different version control systems
Historically different VCS were developed : CVS, Subversion (SVN), Git. As users the idea of VCS and usage experience were more and more developed, Subversion is more functional than CVS, and Git is more functional, than Subversion. We will concetrate on git, as it’s the most popular and interesting system.
Comparing git to its predecessors
Git is autonomous, You could use this system even on Your local computer, when You are offline. It has more stages, so project evolution could be more precise during it’s development workflow.
Workflow difference betwet git and svn
- Local Repository
- Upstream Repository
Git basic commands
git clone git add git commit git pull git push
git merge git rebase
- git dynamic cheatsheet : www.ndpsoftware.com/git-cheatsheet.html