Setup - Linux‎ > ‎


1.            Installing dependencies :


Ø  For Fedora:

yum install -y curl-devel expat-devel gettext-devel openssl-devel zlib-devel


Ø   For Ubuntu:

apt-get install -y libcurl4-gnutls-dev libexpat1-dev gettext libz-dev libssl-dev


2.            installing Git :


Ø  For Fedora:


yum install -y git-core


Ø For Ubuntu:


apt-get install -y git-core

3.            Configuring environment :


After we have installed git , we should now configure our environment by setting the username and email address, and this configuration have to be made by each member to facilitate the project managing:


ü  git config --global “toto zo”

ü  git config --global

ü  git config --global core.editor vim


Other configuration could be made like the output color; (by default is disactived ,which disliked by many users) , but it is easy to activate :


ü  git config --global color.ui auto


For a precise color configuration:


ü  git config --global color.diff auto # patch color

ü  git config --global.status auto #status command color

ü  git config –global color.branch auto #branch command color


4.            Git help :

Git offer a tutorial in two page manual to understand the mechanism


ü  man gittutorial

ü  man gittutorial-2

By now you can start develop and commit with git