Tag: git

Sublime Merge

I woke up to some interesting news today in that the makers of the beloved Sublime Text have debuted a completely new git GUI client called Sublime Merge. This is interesting to me on a number of levels. I think the first thing that struck me was the pleasant surprise of discovering the tool. I […]

Posted: September 20, 2018


I just installed this plugin to give it a whirl. I’m not sure how directly useful it will prove over time, and in fact may be more distracting than not, but I’ve gotten good about doing diff reviews before every commit and I’m hoping this adds a ‘glance’ level to help that process even more. […]

Posted: January 24, 2013

Git: Why you should never commit directly to master

I'm going to be foreword and admit I do this way too often. I've read time and time again that git makes it so easy to branch that it should be a fundamental action in your workflow. I didn't work with SVN for too many years, but I still can't seem to shake this bad […]

Posted: January 10, 2013

The Git Revolution Is Here

The Git Revolution Is Here | Dr Dobb’s. I became a git fan after a long time of wondering what the big deal about it was when compared to SVN, what I had been using to date. I always valued version control, ever since the first time my (what I thought was) awesome folder management […]

Posted: October 17, 2012

A Git Horror Story: Repository Integrity With Signed Commits

A Git Horror Story: Repository Integrity With Signed Commits. This is an intense and extremely detailed look at what can potentially go wrong with our beloved Git repositories. I really like how this piece was put together by first setting the stage and then dissecting the environment piece by piece, outlining what can possibly go […]

Posted: May 23, 2012

Pinned Pull Requests

Pinned Pull Requests | Zack’s Blog.. I’m still learning new things about GitHub. They’re bringing on some of the biggest talent in our industry and I truly believe they’re doing too much work for me to keep up with. I’m glad to have caught this note though. As referenced in the article there are certain […]

Posted: May 22, 2012

Legit Git Workflow for Humans

Welcome | Legit Git Workflow for Humans. I recall git on the command line being intimidating to me. I’ve always felt version control on the command line was a bit nerve racking, and went with such apps as Versions for SVN for years prior to git taking over the world. The command line workflow for […]

Posted: March 27, 2012

Announcing GitHub for Mac – GitHub

Announcing GitHub for Mac – GitHub. I don’t know if I’ve been living under a rock or what, but I had no idea this was in the pipeline. I’ve been using git for certain projects for a while on github, but still use SVN for a number of reasons we don’t need to get into […]

Posted: June 22, 2011