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Get Started with Git

For Linux packages with SSH access

Git is available for 1&1 web hosting customers via SSH. No additional installation is required. Once you establish your SSH connection, simply enter the command below to see the most Commonly Used Git Commands.

git--help
The basic Git workflow consists of the following steps:
  • Importing an existing project and importing it into Git.
  • Creating a working directory.
  • Modifying files in your working directory.
  • Staging the files, adding snapshots of them to your staging area.
  • Committing. During this process, the files are taken to the staging area and your changes are permanently stored in your Git directory.
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