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Bravely squash or cowardly refuse: a git conundrum

Why would somebody ever want to take perfectly fine code history and erase it? Phrased like that it makes git squashing seem ridiculous. Alas, some people find sanitizing history is the preferred option. 766 more words


Customize bash in Mac terminal to show version control information

Highlights: I came across nice utility vcprompt which shows the git source control information in Mac OS bash terminal.

Install vcprompt using brew
brew install vcprompt… 99 more words

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Why Branching still has a Place in the Agile World

I’m sure every developer out there would love to have a single code base with builds which are automatically tested and pushed out to customers. However, let’s assume for a moment that you’ve not got a full CI system with triggered builds, automated testing, and thousands of automated deployments a day. 427 more words


Introduction to GitHub

Recently I’ve moved to using GitHub as opposed to Git on a server. Not much difference but I thought it would be useful to create a basic flow for GitHub and share it. 602 more words


Why VS Code Increases my Productivity

Last week I was showing a co-worker some PowerShell code and he asked what the editor was that I was using. Visual Studio Code I said. 359 more words


Use Github for your Visual Studio projects

Depending on the projects I’m working on i either use VSO/TFS or Github. While VSO/TFS integration is part of Visual Studio, Github is not. But there is an add-on available that allows you to enable Github integration into Visual Studio. 178 more words

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