Our new Linux server can also be very useful for making local, regular and systematic copies of our projects in a versioning system such as subversion (svn) or git. Let’s start with git. Installing it will help us, for example, to make a scheduled checkout of what we have on github or another git server. To install git we proceed as usual via apt
$ sudo apt-get install git
we check that everything is correctly installed with
without parameters. We need to do the initial setup of git to tell it who we are
sudo git config --global user.name "mcaliman" sudo git config --global user.email "email@example.com"
git config --list