Tech Talk: Doctor Gitlove

By: Paul Bowsher

Tags:

  • tech-talk
  • source-control
  • git

…or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Git Rebase

In this talk I give some insight into how Git works under-the-hood, so next time you find yourself in some horrible rebase state it’s not so scary; you know where it’s actually stuck. I explore the different types of object used within git’s database and how they all link together to form your git history.

The slide deck for the talk is also available:


About the Author

Paul Bowsher

Paul is a Senior Software Engineer at Venntro and enjoys making response time graphs go down and throughput graphs go up. He'll bore you senseless with talk about American Football and is probably the primary contributor of useless gifs in the company Slack chatroom.