[Coursera] Version Control with Git
What you’ll learn
- Model Management
- Command-Line Interface
The Model Management with Git course supplies you with a stable, hands-on basis for understanding the Git model management system. Git is open supply software program initially created by Linus Torvalds. Git manages staff information for big and small tasks. This permits the staff to repeatedly enhance its product. It’s utilized by most main know-how corporations, and is assumed data for a lot of trendy programming and IT jobs. It’s a core element of DevOps, steady supply pipelines and cloud-native computing. You can additionally use Git to handle the numerous repeatedly enhancing revisions of that ebook that you’re writing.
On this course, you’ll not be taught every part there’s to find out about Git, however you’ll construct a powerful conceptual understanding of the know-how, and afterward will be capable to confidently dig deeper on any matter that pursuits you. This course assumes no earlier data of Git, however for those who do have expertise with it, chances are you’ll discover this course to be each helpful and difficult. That is very true for those who presently “know simply sufficient Git to be harmful”. There are two paths on this course. Each rely closely on hands-on labs. One path assumes that you’ve got expertise utilizing a command line interface, and the opposite path makes use of the Sourcetree graphical consumer. In case you are not skilled with a command line, we extremely counsel that you simply undergo the Sourcetree path. Ultimately, you may wish to undergo each paths, with the intention to resolve which instrument to make use of for particular duties. Apart from, repetition is nice for studying 🙂 You’ll be able to watch the movies and take the quizzes out of your telephone if you need, however the hands-on labs require you to have a Home windows or Mac pc. If you happen to use the command line path by means of the course, you can even use Linux. This course makes use of Bitbucket (bitbucket.org) because the hosted supplier for distant Git repositories. Bitbucket is free for groups of as much as 5 folks, together with personal repositories. Nonetheless, many of the data that you simply acquire on this course applies to Git itself, and you’ll apply this data to different hosted Git suppliers (corresponding to GitHub). This course tries to be as concise as doable. It can most likely take you about 5-10 hours to undergo one of many two paths, however your mileage could fluctuate.