[TOS] RIT - Intro to Git

David Farning dfarning at sugarlabs.org
Tue Sep 15 01:47:24 UTC 2009


I remember being really confused for a really long time about what ssh
_was_.  But, acronyms often give me trouble:(

I was thinking a sentence or two might help someone new.

--
SSH or Secure Shell is a protocol that allows two computers to
exchange data over a secure channel.  The command ssh-keygen creates a
pair of keys, one public and one private....

david


On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 8:32 PM, Wesley Dillingham
<wwdillingham at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
> David, did you see this part:
> http://teachingopensource.org/index.php/RIT/Git_introduction#Create_SSH_Key
>
> Do you think this needs expanding on?
>
> - Wes
>
> On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 8:12 PM, David Farning <dfarning at sugarlabs.org>
> wrote:
>>
>> On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 4:51 PM, Wesley Dillingham
>> <wwdillingham at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
>> > Hello TOS
>> >
>> > This is Wesley Dillingham, I am a teaching assistant with the
>> > Development for the olpc class at the Rochester Institute of
>> > Technology. One of our main goals besides encouraging development for
>> > the platform itself is to introduce the students to all of the tools
>> > used in the open source world. Upcoming this week is a demo for git I
>> > have written on TOS. This is designed to show users the basic
>> > functions of git so by the end of it they can create a local and
>> > remote repository and have them sync. Additionally, the ability to
>> > join an existing project and join in on the development.
>> >
>> > The tutorial can be found at:
>> > http://teachingopensource.org/index.php/RIT/Git_introduction
>> >
>> > If anyone has any ideas or suggestions on how one can improve upon
>> > this succinct intro to git please help!
>> > I am also looking to work on a follow piece with some more git
>> > commands and am looking for ideas on this as well.
>>
>>
>> Great,
>>
>> Maybe a very short intro to SSH with a links to the keygen command and
>> a basic intro to ssh.  I remember first coming across SSH, googling
>> for it, and getting waaaaay to much information. At least now, the
>> wikipedia entry comes up first:)
>>
>> david
>>
>> > Thank you
>> >
>> > - Wes Dillingham
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