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A distributed control revision system for source code management

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How to set up Joomla! 4 properly

I'm trying to do a pull request for Joomla! 4. I've downloaded the repro and changed branch but now I need a working copy of J4 so I can test my code. I try to install it the usual way but it the ...
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How to setup a proper extension development environment?

My goal is to setup a proper development environment using Ubuntu 16.04 to build Joomla extensions. Until now I've just been zipping my extension and reinstalling it. That should drive anyone crazy. ...
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How to version a Joomla component

When a create a new Joomla component or module, the most part of coding and development is done inside the CMS structure, with the component already installed. - administrator - cache - ...
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Can we create different configuration.php file for multiple environment?

We have a project setup which has three different git branches (development, staging and production). We are trying to find the best way to setup (if possible) the configuration.php for each branch. ...
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using git to clone site and getting “mkdir() permission denied” error

For learning and practical purpose, I create a repo for a complete Joomla folder on a remote linux server, then I push it to github. Then I tried two ways to get the files to my local Mac. Firstly, I ...
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Can I use git to version control Joomla website's debugging and development?

I have a joomla website on a remote server that I am constantly developing. To debug it, I need to have a local copy, but this creates a version problem: Sometimes I debug and modify the local ...
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How do I get the Joomla Framework Files for a production server?

Following the "simple" instructions, I'm completely unable to get the FrameWork to function. I don't normally use Git or Composer, so don't know what to expect as a final result when these 4 steps ...
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Make git all Joomla folders except a select few folders/subfolders

I am trying to use git in a Joomla project and the strategy I was thinking of was to ignore everything except a selected folders/subfolders. I tried some of the suggested methods from this answer but ...
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Envoy setup for Joomla

For the last few months, I have been working with Laravel, and I am just impressed the way the site get deployed to the server. Is there any way to deploy Joomla site using Envoy task runner like ...
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Joomla Website Development and Bitbucket

I'm looking for some advice on using Joomla and Bitbucket for version control purposes. I am very new to Git (Bitbucket) and I am hoping that someone will be able to help me understand things a little ...
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How to apply a patch from Git in order to resolve an unfixed issue?

I have the latest stable build of Joomla installed, 3.4 at time of writing this. The issue is that I get an error when trying to install zipped extension files. No file selected. Unable to find ...
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Managing sites with Git

I'm starting to use Git to manage Joomla site builds, and I'm looking for some best practice guidance. As it stands: Use WHM to provision a new account. I've written a post-install hook to ...