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PS: Check out my related video for a demonstration of what this post describes (syncing GitHub forks)☝🏼

So you’ve heard that this GitHub thing is pretty sweet for collaboration.

You found a sweet project someone started on GitHub and followed some tutorials on forking this, cloning that, etc. You do some extra work and make some commits on your version. All is looking great.

Then you see while you’ve been fiddling with your version of the project the original author put in a real cool feature. You want to include it on your version but you’re not really sure how. You could try just start copying and pasting the code. …

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Victor Geislinger

Some combination of software engineer, data scientist, and teacher. Sprinkle in a physics & math background and you pretty much got me.

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