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Last active June 16, 2024 07:13
GitHub Standard Fork & Pull Request Workflow

Whether you're trying to give back to the open source community or collaborating on your own projects, knowing how to properly fork and generate pull requests is essential. Unfortunately, it's quite easy to make mistakes or not know what you should do when you're initially learning the process. I know that I certainly had considerable initial trouble with it, and I found a lot of the information on GitHub and around the internet to be rather piecemeal and incomplete - part of the process described here, another there, common hangups in a different place, and so on.

In an attempt to coallate this information for myself and others, this short tutorial is what I've found to be fairly standard procedure for creating a fork, doing your work, issuing a pull request, and merging that pull request back into the original project.

Creating a Fork

Just head over to the GitHub page and click the "Fork" button. It's just that simple. Once you've done that, you can use your favorite git client to clone your repo or j

ideaoforder / godaddy-ssl-howto
Created April 8, 2014 16:30
GoDaddy + Nginx SSL
openssl req -new -newkey rsa:2048 -nodes -keyout yourdomain.key -out yourdomain.csr
# Be sure to remember to chain them!
cat gd_bundle-g2-g1.crt >> yourdomain.crt
# Move 'em
sudo mv yourdomain.crt /etc/ssl/certs/yourdomain.crt
tmiller / merge
Last active November 14, 2021 11:16
Bash script to merge master into all branches
# Merges the master branch into all other branches
# Process:
# - Save the name of the current branch
# - If the current branch is not master then checkout master.
# - Pull the latest changes for master from its upstream branch.
# - Loop over each local branch.