This page assumes you have a GitHub account.
Forking and cloning the Edgent source code repository
- Go to the incubator-edgent GitHub repository
Fork the repository by clicking on the Fork button at the top right. You’ll now have your own copy of that repository in your GitHub account (i.e.,
- Open a terminal/shell
Create a local clone of your fork
Go into the project directory
Add the remote repository
Verify the new upstream repository you've specified for your fork
Pulling in remote changes
Update your master branch with remote master changes.
Updating a pull request with the latest changes in the master branch
Before a pull request can be merged in, it must contain the latest changes.
Setting up Git aliases
Set up your name and email address.
These are helpful for quick access to commonly used Git commands.