DevOps Classroom notes 11/Nov/2023

Git – Distributed Version Control Systems

  • Git is a distributed version control system developed by linus torvalds
  • Pros:
    • Simplicity
  • Cons:
    • Not fast with large binary files.
  • Git is installed on all the systems
  • If you want to make any system/node to act as a server we need a daemon (service) which
    • accepts the incoming requests
    • does the user management
  • Git is a Source Code Repository,
    • It maintains history
    • It maintains metadata

Version Control System Features

  • Version control system is a software which is a source code Repository with features such as
    • Multi-user support
    • History
    • Support for multiple releases/customers in a way to work in parallel in same repository
    • User management

Git Basic Workflow in local system

  • In Git we have 3 areas in Repository
    • Working Tree: Here we make changes
    • Staging Area: Here we move/categorize changes
    • Local Repo: Here we seal the changes for one feature/defect as a commit

Installing Git

  • Refer Here and pickup the setup for windows
  • Linux
# for debian
sudo apt install git -y
# for redhat
sudo yum install git -y
  • Mac: Open terminal
# install homebrew
/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL"

brew install git 

lets create a repository

  • Create a folder and execute git init

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