" January 2013 "

How to use GIT to stash (backup or save) changes, compare files in stash for changes, and restore a single file from stash

So say you have software running on a server that you used “git pull” to get from a GitHub project.  You only use the software and need to make minor changes to work with your particular setup, meaning you don’t submit any updates to the GitHub project.  Well what happens when you want to update that software?  All those changes you make is going to cause issues, right?  Well maybe, but that’s where git stash will come in handy for you… (more…)