Room 3 - Level 4 

16:20 - 17:20 


Talk (60 min)

The definitive deep dive into the .git folder

What's in the .git folder? How are commits stored? How do branches work?

Programming Languages

We'll dive deep into the objects folder, unpack commits, look at the types of DAG nodes, examine object content, and build a complete visualization of the stored content. We'll also quickly look through Git hooks, Git config, and ref logs. Come experience the zen of git.

Rob Richardson

Rob Richardson is a software craftsman building web properties in ASP.NET and Node, React and Vue. He’s a Microsoft MVP, published author, frequent speaker at conferences, user groups, and community events, and a diligent teacher and student of high quality software development. You can find this and other talks at and follow him on twitter at @rob_rich.