• Hi Viewers;

    This blog is created to help you all to learn Git commands ZERO to Master. In this blog i will explain all the command's which are commonly used in github and also some tricks to handle the git with ease.


    Git Commands :-


    1) git init :-

        Purpose :- It will create an empty Git repository or reinitialize an existing one.

        Synopsis/Syntax :git init

        Description:- This command creates an empty Git repository.

        Example:- git init


    2) git add :-

        Purpose :- It is used to add file contents to the index

        Synopsis/Syntax :- git add [-A]

        Description :- This command will be performed multiple times before a commit. It only adds the content of the specified file at the time. If you want to add all the files at one time you can use option -A with git add.

        Example :- git add filename. (This will add the one file)  /   git add -A (This can add all the files)


    3) git status :-

        Purpose :- This will show how many files content has been changed

        Synopsis/Syntax :- git status

        Description :- This will show the path to the files which are changed currently at your local repository.

        Example :- git status


    4) git commit :-

        Purpose :- Record changes to the repository

        Synopsis/Syntax :- git commit -m "message to the commit"

        Description :- Stores this contents of the index in a very new commit beside a log message from the user describing the changes.

        Example :- git commit -m "message for the commit"


    You can start a new Git repository for an existing code base

                $ cd /path/to/my/codebase   

                $ git init (1)

                $ git add . (2)

                $ git commit (3)

    Create a /path/to/my/codebase/.git directory.

    Add all existing files to the index.

    Record the pristine state because the 1st commit within the history.

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