How To Git What You Want | Palantir.net
Feel free to modify the workflow basics presented in the slides below to suit your needs or to use it as example from which to build a completely different workflow. This is not *the one true workflow* or probably even the very best workflow. It is however a basis for a structured, documented workflow for using Git in a team or alone. When a client urgently needs to know, “Was the fix for bug #2345 included in the version that was released on August 9th?” then a clear, retraceable path is a thing you need. Trust me, and heed the wisdom shared with me by Palantir’s Bec White: "Avoid starting a war with your future self."