How to install git 2.7.0 on Ubuntu
In this Tutorial you will learn how to install git 2.7.0 on ubuntu. Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows.
Add PPA repo
Firstly we need to add ppa repo in our ubuntu machine use following link to add git latest ppa repo.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa
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Update your system
After adding ppa repo update your system
sudo apt-get update
Now we install git using apt-get. Use following command to install git
sudo apt-get install git
Now you have successfully installed git.
Now you can check git version using following command.
This command will show git version 2.7.0.
If you have any issue using this tutorial comment below.
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