Using Git


Frequently used Git commands

Initialize a new Git repository in the current directory

git init

Display the list of added, deleted and modified files in the repository

git status

Display the changes in files since the last git add

git diff

Display the changes in the stage area after you have executed  git add

git diff --staged

Add the changes to the staging area

git add .

Commit the changes with a message

git commit -m "My message"

Push the changes to the remote repository at GitHub, Bitbucket, and others

git push

Pull the latest changes from the remote repository

git pull

Advanced topics

Push an existing repository from the command line

git remote add origin
git push -u origin master


Forks and Pull Requests


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