Tag Archives: version control

Use Vagrant With Git

Vagrant is a tool for managing virtual machines. By combining vagrant with git (and shared git repositories like github or bitbucket) it is possible to share machine configurations. This post explores how using vagrant with git works and some possible challenges with collaborating with vagrant machines. Sharing Virtual Machines Sharing virtual machine images can be… Read More »

Git as backup

Backups are good. Version-controlled backups are better. After my scheduled backup managed to over-write the contents of an important matlab script I realised that I needed to incorporate version control into my backing up. http://codebetter.com/robconery/2009/12/15/using-git-as-a-backup-tool/is guide more comprehensive than I need for using git as a backup. The most important part is git add .… Read More »