Git Basics: tracking files and adding commits

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  • git

    A fork of Git containing Windows-specific patches. (by git-for-windows)

    After downloading and installing Git on your computer, you may be asking yourself how to start using it effectively. I wrote this guide for myself a few weeks ago and thought about sharing it in some public platform in order to maybe help someone else, so here we go!

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    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • Puts Debuggerer

    Ruby library for improved puts debugging, automatically displaying bonus useful information such as source line number and source code.

    For this step, we first need to create a repository manually on a code versioning website. The most used and particularly my favorite is Github. Once you have your account created, you can create a repository and use its link to "connect" it to your local repository by running the following code:

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