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snapshot in git or version control system (vcs) [closed]

I recently started learning/working git. I've gone through some materials but still didn't understand what actually is a snapshot.
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A class with extra field

Let's say I have an animal class...with fields of name, height and weight. I want to create a bird class which is an animal, but it has also, say, wing size. How can I do that? My general idea is ...
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Is a “build” assembly?

In an old book I have, they say that "build" is either a process of converting source code into executable or the actual result - assembly. Is that correct? Is a build actually the assembly, I mean ...
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How does if/else work internally in all programming languages?

if(true/false){ //if condition is true }else { // if condition is false } Everyone knows about the structure of if-else. But what is if actually? Is it a class method, static method or ...
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How can I learn old school know how

I recently read this article online and began to question my knowledge. Now I went to uni(ish) and have a honours degree, I program in c++ using pointers but I wonder if i would have made it in ...
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What qualities does an “average” programmer have? [closed]

There's a lot of talk around this site and elsewhere about comparing the productivity of excellent programmers to "average" programmers. Likewise, there's talk of how to become a great programmer ...
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Titles: Programmer Level I, II, and III [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What personal milestones can you use to measure growth in your programming abilities? I am looking for the criteria of what makes a programmer a level I, II, and III? ...
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Importance of learning to google efficiently for a programmer?

This is not a debate on usage of Google being good or bad for programmers. Kindly refrain from doing so in your answers. Most people (a vast majority of who use the Internet) use Google these days. ...