Wednesday August 7, 2019
Authors: Radhika Khetani (rkhetani), Bob Freeman (devbioinfoguy), Meeta Mistry (mistrm82), Kathleen Keating (kthlnktng)
Tired of wading through files/folders titled ‘paper_v1’, ‘paper_v2’, ‘paper_v3_beforeAdvisor’… ? This hands-on workshop will introduce the concepts of using a version control system to manage changes and the history of your data files (text, web, scripts, etc.).
Materials used in these lessons are derived from Daniel van Strien’s “An Introduction to Version Control Using GitHub Desktop,”, Programming Historian, (17 June 2016). The Programming Historian ISSN 2397-2068, is released under the Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY 4.0).*
NOTE: These materials and the files within are governed by the Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY 4.0).