Git version control, in and out of Xcode(Xcoders Redmond Meeting)

Our next meeting is on Thursday, March 27 and our speaker will be Steve Baker from Steve will talk about Git and the talk is aimed both at new users (who don't have any Git experience) as well as intermediate Git users who'd like to learn more.

Here is a description from Steve.

"Steve will talk about "git version control, in and out of Xcode" or "How to safely detach your head!"Designed for beginning/intermediate git users.Topics: Commit, branch, tag using SourceTree gui, Xcode, command line.Stash, selective commit or discard changes.Diffing changes using Xcode, SourceTree, FileMerge, MacVim.Checking out previous versions, branch, detached head state, command line reflog..gitignoreUsing github as a remote: push, pull.Potential intermediate topics include reverting commits, working with other developers on multiple branches, resolving merge conflicts."


The meeting starts at 7pm (Thursday, March 27) and it will be held in the first floor conference room 101 of Thinkspace in downtown Redmond (

Thinkspace is a 2-minute walk from the Redmond transit center. So if you’re coming over from downtown Seattle, you can take the bus (ST Express 545) to get here quickly.

Alternately, if you drive, parking is free.


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  • John B.

    Great presentation, Steve—especially on such short notice. Thanks!

    March 29, 2014

  • Jared J.

    Great meetup! Thanks Steve for the talk and Ram for organizing.

    March 28, 2014

  • Kim A.

    Thanks Steve, Ram, and everyone. It was very interesting to partake in such a lively session about git, Xcode and related technologies. I look forward to attending more of these meetings.

    1 · March 27, 2014

  • Xenia P.

    Thanks Steve! Now I'm not scared to be with "detached head" :)

    March 27, 2014

  • Lori

    I learned a lot if useful things. Thanks so much!

    March 27, 2014

  • Elisabeth

    I can't make it to the Eastside for this, but would love to see this topic at the Seattle Xcoders!

    March 27, 2014

  • Ron

    Thank you Melissa!
    Thank you Andrew!

    March 14, 2014

  • Andrew C.

    Xcoders has always welcomed developers at any level. In fact, it is a really great way to meet and learn from very experienced developers. Hope you can make the meetings.

    March 12, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Ron, another noobie who has attended one meeting and planning on more.
    This group is for anyone!

    March 12, 2014

  • Ron

    Hello, i am a xcoder starter (noobie), is this meetups only for advance developer or noobies are allowed? Thanks.

    March 11, 2014

  • Pavan A.

    Nice to see another one. Looking forward for the meetup.

    March 6, 2014

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