Simplifying git workflows with hub

There is a fantastic application called ‘hub’ which can save a ton of time off of your git workflow.

Normally to clone a git repo, you would enter the following

cd /tmp

git clone -b 4.2-dev

With hub the same command could be executed with the following

cd /tmp

hub clone adaptivecomputing/torque -b 4.2-dev

Since most of the available options for hub match the commands for git, you could even create an alias from hub to replace git.

Just one tip to make your git workflow simpler

About spuder
spuder is a "super computer" support engineer by day, and tinkerer / hobbyist by night.

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