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git_github_workflow [2020/01/27 15:14]
rpjday [Making some local changes]
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rpjday [Clone your personal fork to your local machine]
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 ==== Clone your personal fork to your local machine ==== ==== Clone your personal fork to your local machine ====
  
-Once you've made that personal GitHub fork (agin, in my case, ''​rpjday/​libpod''​),​ you need to make one more copy of the repository -- this one will be clone of your personal fork to your //local// machine, which represents the working tree in which you create new branches and make local changes that you'll push to your GitHub fork for eventual incorporation into the public project, but here's the trick for clarity.+Once you've made that personal GitHub fork (agin, in my case, ''​rpjday/​libpod''​),​ you need to make one more copy of the repository -- this one will be clone of your personal fork to your //local// machine, which represents the working tree in which you create new branches and make local changes that you'll push to your GitHub fork for eventual incorporation into the public project, but here's the trick for clarity.
  
 Since you'll (shortly) be working with two remotes for this workflow, when you clone your personal fork, select a remote name other than the default of ''​origin''​ -- I'll use the remote name of ''​rpjday''​ to clearly identify that this is the remote corresponding to my personal fork over at GitHub, not the public project: Since you'll (shortly) be working with two remotes for this workflow, when you clone your personal fork, select a remote name other than the default of ''​origin''​ -- I'll use the remote name of ''​rpjday''​ to clearly identify that this is the remote corresponding to my personal fork over at GitHub, not the public project:
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