I was trying to do a
git clone on my server the other day. The problem was that I got this error:
error: cannot run ssh: No such file or directory
fatal: unable to fork
As you can see, the problem was that my server didn’t have ssh installed. The solution was to clone via http instead.
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:stefanledin/bigfoot.git didn’t work, but this did:
git clone https://github.com/stefanledin/bigfoot.git
This past weekend, I (once again) turned this site back to be my personal blog. I’ve been writing a number of blog posts over at stefanledin.github.io, which was an experiment with Jekyll from the beginning. But now I will try to become more serious with the blogging and have therefore moved it back here.
Now I’m going to tell you about how I made this blog. Consider this post to be a follow up to my previous posts about workflows with a real world example.
Continue reading My workflow for this blog
In my previous post about Git workflows with WordPress, I suggested that you should put all files, including plugins and core files, under version controll. For example, Chris Coyer does this in his screencast about this subject. However, I don’t think it’s the best way to work in every possible situation.
Continue reading More thoughts about the perfect workflow
Workflows and best practices are something that I am kind of obsessed about. What’s the best way to concatenate and minify scripts and stylesheets? To optimize images? To manage dependencies?
Continue reading The (hunt for the) perfect WordPress workflow
So you’ve read about this Git thing on Twitter or maybe listened to an annoying colleague who keeps talking about it. Perhaps you’ve come to the conclusion that Git is something good and you should probably use it.
Continue reading Git off FTP deployment!