Git is an open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. It is easy to learn, and has features such as light-weight local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows. Princeton University's Git service is hosted by GitHub. Read the documentation on the Git Workflow if you are new to Git, and to register for a Princeton GitHub account to support private repositories at no charge to you.
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