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Git Setup

git setup

Install git on Ubuntu via the following command:

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fjp@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt install git

Set your username and email address that you use on github (when using github to host your repository):

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$ git config --global user.name "github_username"
$ git config --global user.email "your.name@provider.com"

To store your password credentials when pushing and pulling to the remote repository use the following commands:

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fjp@ubuntu:~/git/2wd-robot$ git config --global credential.helper store
fjp@ubuntu:~/git/2wd-robot$ git push
Username for 'https://github.com': fjp
Password for 'https://fjp@github.com': 
Everything up-to-date
fjp@ubuntu:~/git/2wd-robot$ git push
Everything up-to-date
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