Remove Large Files in Git

TL;DR: BFG is your friend. java -jar bfg.jar -b 50M myrepo-bfg.git for example The other day I’ve committed a rather large file by mistake (generated movie of the git commit history). This was a bit annoying because all other developers would have suddenly to check out a 1G file :( with no LFS support… As […]

Git Tagging a New Version

Here is my way of generating version numbers of an application: The version number convention is: Major – a major version represents fundamental changes to the application, important feature(s) etc. Minor – a minor update means new feature extensions (e.g. adding new visual effects to an app) or new permission requests Patch – usually this […]

Simple steps to deploy app to Heroku

The past days I’ve been trying to find a cloud provider to deploy an app to. So, until docker becomes a bit easier and flynn up and running, I’ll stick with one of the known ones, i.e. heroku. I’ve been trying to get a simple list of heroku deployment steps for a while and after […]

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