Git For Ages 4 And Up

By Michael Schwern (‎Schwern‎) from PDX.pm
Date: Saturday, 9 October 2010 14:40
Duration: 50 minutes
Target audience: Any
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Tags: git tinkertoys


Git makes so much more sense when you understand how it really works, because its really a two trick pony. But when people start explaining Git they start talking about Directed Acyclic Graphs and Octopus Merges.

Tinker Toys are the best illustration of a Git repository I've found. Side-by-side with issuing Git commands, we'll build a Git repository out of kid's toys showing what's going on behind the scenes. Mind bending concepts like remote branching, rebase and the staging area become child's play.

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small Parts. Not For Children Under 4 Years.

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