#git: guidelines for getting help

We'll appreciate it if you pay attention to two big things: clarity and being (somewhat) friendly.

Making questions easy to answer

Try to use the right terminology to explain your question or problem. We understand that this is difficult when you're new to git (or even distributed version control in general)... but at least describe your issue as clearly as possible. You can find a lot of the official terminology in the git glossary.

Making people want to help you