Using Git


What is Git

Git is a popular version control system that allows coders to track changes to their codebase, easily collaborate with others, and manage their project.

Git is the version control system used by GitHub, the super popular online web-based repository hosting service. The team at Onion uses GitHub exclusively for all of our version control needs.

Using Git on the Omega

The Omega’s operating system supports Git, allowing you to use the Omega like you would any other computer.

Installing Git

Installation of Git just requires a few packages:

opkg update
opkg install git git-http

Using Git

If you are completely new to git and GitHub, check out this short bootcamp series.

There are a variety of tutorials available online for more info.