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Get Good with Git

If you have little or no experience on the command line, and no experience with Git, this might be the ebook for you: Getting Good With Git. From command line…

Chris Wanstrath
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GitHub Meetup in Dublin – Sept 11

Join Tom, Kyle, Scott and PJ at the Guinness Gravity Bar this Saturday from 20:00. There will be a bunch of people there for the FunConf after party, so make…

PJ Hyett
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Jekyll puts on SmartyPants

I just released and deployed Jekyll 0.7.0 to GitHub Pages today. This release includes support for SmartyPants via RDiscount for Markdown files. To get all those nice curly quotation marks,…

Tom Preston-Werner
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Ottawa Drinkup Tonight

I'm currently at the FOSSLC conference in Ottawa, CA and we're going out to Dantessa Italian Bar tonight starting at 21:00 (9pm for us Americans). GitHub will be buying a…

Scott Chacon
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Boston Drinkup Tonight!

Sorry for the last minute notice, but GitHub will be buying beer for geeks at Flat Top Johnny's in Cambridge tonight (Tuesday, August 10th) around 9:30. We're piggybacking on the…

Scott Chacon
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Slide on GitHub

Slide just open-sourced a bunch of code on their GitHub account, joining the likes of Digg, Yahoo, Facebook and many more forward-thinking companies. Check it out.

PJ Hyett
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phpBB on GitHub

The phpBB team recently completed a move from SVN to Git and are now hosting their repositories on GitHub! I remember phpBB being one of my first experiences with online…

Kyle Neath
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GitHub Drinkup Sydney

IMPORTANT UPDATE: We had the wrong address listed in the original post. The event is at King St Wharf, not Newtown. Join Tom and Scott next Monday at 6pm as…

Melissa Severini
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Digg on GitHub

Digg has joined the ranks of 37signals, TechCrunch, Shopify, and others by open sourcing some of their code on GitHub at http://github.com/digg. Welcome to the party!

Chris Wanstrath
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GitTogether 2008

What happens when a dozen Git developers get together for beers after an all day Git conference? Patches like this: Subject: [PATCH 1/1] diff: support making output friendlier for fine,…

Scott Chacon
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Git Down: Success!

Last week's Git Down was great. Thanks to all who came out, and sorry to all who missed it. ![](http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3099/2921649057_26948a3bd3.jpg?v=0) ![](http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3262/2922498828_c6e908d37b.jpg?v=0) I've posted a few pictures on my Flickr account.

Chris Wanstrath