GitLab: Instructions for Getting Started

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Git is version tracking software. The CRMDA Git guide, Git it Together! is available separately Guide 31. Git it Together! Version Management for Research Projects. That has a lot of details about using Git (cloning repositories, checking their status, sending changes back to the remote server). GitLab is a Web program that allows our team members to create Git repositories and regulate user access to them. Our GitLab server server address is We are already using that server to make widely available a number of general purpose documentation projects, such as the high performance computing working examples: We also keep research projects there, some of which are private.

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