Git: The difference between Pull and Fetch

I really appreciated how Greg Hewgill summarized the difference between the two Git functions “Pull” and “Fetch” on Stackoverflow: In the simplest terms, “git pull” does a “git fetch” followed by a “git merge”. You can do a “git fetch” at any time to update your local copy of a remote branch. This operation never […]

Solved a problem with an Visual Studio 2008 “Source control provider could not be found” error…

I had run into this problem before. Setup I have my Visual Studio 2008 options set to reload the previously loaded solution on startup. I use Subversion. I use AnkhSVN as my SVN provider in Visual Studio 2008. Problem If I launched Visual Studio 2008 with a particular solution loaded when I last closed VS, […]