CDI Software Development Cluster

Meeting Notes

July 26th, 2018, 4:30PM EDT (NOTICE TIME CHANGE)


Git Primer 
Presented by Carl Shroedl


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Susan Cochran

Michelle Guy

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    Git Primer ( Carl Shroedl )

Google drive presentation

     Open mic



     Lessons learned?

     Fun projects under way?

     Next Month: Git, a deeper dive by George Rolston



      Can simplify by not doing branches under a fork, or possibly not doing forks, but this takes away from the motivation and getting code reviews, etc

      Infinite possible workflows in Git, adjust it, make it work for you, Atlassian is a good resource

      Branch naming conventions? Can use issue code/identifier this can help you trace back to details on the issue or motivation for the code changes