Hosting a Git Repository

When I first started learning Git, I was unimpressed by the notion of distributed version control. I felt and still feel that a central server hosting a project is important for the projects I work on, and I think the popularity of GitHub, Bitbucket, and Gitlab confirms my belief. With these great services around acting […]

Unity + Git + GitHub Desktop

In this class I ask you to host your games on GitHub. This will allow you to share files and minimize damage when something breaks in your project. Follow the setup instructions below to create a remote repository on GitHub and tie it to your local Unity project. Remote Repository on GitHub We first need […]

Picturing Git

It took me a few years of using Git before I started to understand what I was doing. In the hopes that I can shorten that time for you, I share here a description of the mental model that I’ve developed of how it works in the classes that I teach. One-time Setup Before the […]