The Git Parable: Background information that will help you understand git and distributed revision control systems in general
Git to SVN crash course 5 minute introduction to git for experienced SVN users
git clone git://gitorious.org/amarok/amarok.git
This creates an 'amarok' directory. cd into that and use it like normal. And when you want to update:
will download the new changes.
Gitorious has one address for cloning, and another for pushing. The pushing address can be used for cloning, so the easy thing to do is just use that.
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:amarok/amarok.git
This will create a directory 'amarok'. cd into that and start developing!
So what you will do 90% of the time:
git pull #update to latest code #edit code, build, it works! git status #to check if you want to commit all the modified files git commit -a #the -a option commits all modified files. use git add to select them individualy git push