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==Forking==
 
==Forking==
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The first thing you need to do is go on to [github.com/crowdresearch/crowdsource-platform], and click on fork.
  
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A fork is basically a copy of a repository. Forking a repository allows you to freely experiment with changes without affecting the original project. Once you are sure of your changes, you can raise a pull request to the original project to merge your changes to the original project.
  
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When you have forked the project, you will find it in your github account
  
 
==Cloning==
 
==Cloning==

Revision as of 23:19, 29 May 2015

Forking

The first thing you need to do is go on to [github.com/crowdresearch/crowdsource-platform], and click on fork.

A fork is basically a copy of a repository. Forking a repository allows you to freely experiment with changes without affecting the original project. Once you are sure of your changes, you can raise a pull request to the original project to merge your changes to the original project.

When you have forked the project, you will find it in your github account

Cloning

Branching

Pushing and pulling

Raising the Pull Request