Posts with the Git tag

Using the GitHub API to find open-source projects looking for contributions

Python git

19 March, 2022

– I often read that a great way to get better at programming is to contribute to open-source projects. The problem is, open-source projects that are looking for help aren't all that easy to find. To find some leads on such projects, we can use the GitHub API.

Simple GitLab CI/CD pipeline for testing R package commits

R git GitLab CI/CD DevOps

18 March, 2022

– This is a quick intro discussing how to write a simple GitLab CI/CD pipeline for testing your R packages.

How to change the author details for historical commits in a git repository


1 September, 2021

– Here's how you can easily change the author details (including name and email) of all commits in a git repository.