Backend and Infrastructure

Getting Help with Git

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Sprout Video

This lesson takes a look at the various resources that are available for getting help with Git including the built in manual/help pages and examples as well as other documentation that we've found to be useful while learning how to use Git.

Learning objectives:

  • Be able to use the built in git help command to find more information about specific commands
  • Students should be fammiliar with documentation available online on the official Git site and on
  • Students should be familiar with the Git documentation available on both in the handbook and on invividual project pages.

Additional resources