Git Tips & Best Practices for Beginners

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Without a version control system, it’s next to impossible to manage the source code.  You can be a software developer of C, C#, Java, or any other language, but you need version control. The best and one of the most popular version control systems is Git.

Git is a free open-source distributed version control system (VCS) used by many small and large companies. Its functionality is impressive, and many thousands of Git supporters gladly add more practices and tips to make the source control management more productive.

Currently, you can use more than 35 Git best practices and many tips. However, this article will focus on the best 11 Git tips and practices that are optimal for beginners.

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Tracking Database Changes Using Working Folder Source Control

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This article talks about a new method to version control a database using a working folder so that historical changes made to the database can be traced back.

Overview

Since this article is based on the new approach to source control a database by overcoming the working folder limitation, it is better to get some basic understanding of the working folder and related things.

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Using Working Folder to Source Control Database

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This article is a walkthrough of how to use the working folder option of source control for managing SQL Server databases.

In this article, I am also underlining some of the benefits and limitations of using a working folder as compared to other available options to use with source control.

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Deploying Database from Source Control

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These days, development teams start new projects from choosing a version control system. There are many benefits of source control systems in coordinating the efforts of the development team. It ensures a complete audit trail of all changes to the code and allows the team to reproduce any specific revision or build. Along with the programming code, databases can and should be placed under source control. In this article, we will have a look at how to deploy a database that is in the remote repository. Read More