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Github Parent commit committed after child commit?

I'm looking at this commit which was committed "26 days ago" and the parent commit which was committed "25 days ago". How can the parent commit be committed one day later than the child commit?
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Visual Studio, Git, and common code

I'm looking for some advice on how I should arrange a large new project I'm working on to allow it be more easily managed in Git (using GitLab), and developed in Visual Studio. To give an idea of ...
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Fork Management of Git Multi-level Hierarchies

We have the following Git hierarchy structure in place, where each child is forked from the parent. If we build something in Client1 that will be useful in the entire hierarchy, what is the best way ...
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How to best document source control folder hierarchy?

I'm looking for an easy way to document our source control folder hierarchy. I'm not talking about code documentation -- there are many good solutions for generating documentation from code comments ...
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GitHub with TFS ALM

Is it possible to use TFS Application Lifecycle Management features (ie, user stories, tasks, work items, gated commits, all the good stuff) against a repository stored in GitHub? How would one go ...
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mining (& searching in) github projects

Is there any way to find every github project which: is GPL licensed has over one million lines of C++ code I am imagining that the Github API was designed to automate such requests, but I am not ...
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Combining GitHub and TFS / Visual Studio Team Services

I wonder if it's possible to combine Visual Studio Team Services and/or TFS with a GitHub repository. We think both products have their own advantages and would like to work on one repo within our ...
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Git Repositories updated

I would like to keep two Git repositories updated. First one, is GitHub open source project that gets updated frequently. Second one is a private held Git Repo located other than GitHub. This one ...
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GitShell, how can I not type the username and passwords?

Open the CMD, and I should type the password and usename? In the GitShell opened by shortcut, I don't need to type the username and password. Related is here: How can I convert GitShell's ...
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rebase equivalent - update specific branch?

If I reach the point where I am updating my local master: git checkout master git fetch upstream # I am pulling changes from develop branch into my local master git merge ...
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Fork a repository that is half usable or create new repository from scratch?

I am new in open source development. I am trying to develop a Laravel package. I went through some of already present packages. And I found a package that can be usable but problem is that only half ...
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Deployment keys vs. virtual users on GitHub

GitHub supports deployment keys which are attached to a repository instead of a user. Such a key can be used to read and write the repository and is intended as a mean for automatic processes ...
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How to handle karma/bower in a Symfony Bundle on github?

i am working on a Symfony Bundle that uses angular among other javascript deps. Now i want to unit-test my javascript code and i want to ship those tests as well. My initial idea was to add ...
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License for free source (re)distribution, but no distribution of modified executables

Question I want to put a phone/tablet app on Github and want to allow full rights for using, studying, sharing and modifying the source code, but disallow any redistribution of executables that ...
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Tools to help keep track of git repositories

How do developers keep track of various git repositories? Often there are interesting changes happening in some repositories that you will like be aware of, sometimes as a cursory note and for ...
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github: service for post-commit code reviews?

I'm looking for a tool/service that allows to initiate code review on the existing codebase. Real-world scenario: we're developing a helpers library, the code is hosted on GitHub. The member of the ...