If MacPorts is already installed, proceed directly to Step 9. Go to MacPorts website. Click on the link for your operating system. After the download completes, click on the file to start the installer. Click the Continue button to begin the install: Click Agree to accept the license agreement: To leave the default installation location click Install, or to change the default installation location, click Change Install Location: Enter your password when prompted and click Install Software: After the installation completes, click Close to exit the installer: Open a terminal window.
Double click on the downloaded file to begin the install. Click on the Continue button to begin the install: Select Install for all users of this computer and click Continue to begin the installation: If you need to change the installation location click Change Install Location button.
Click Install to continue with the default location: Enter your username and password and click Install Software to continue: Click the Close button to exit the installer: To install Git on Windows you will need to download the installer from the Git website: Download the most current version for your operating system by double clicking on the package name: Select Run to begin the installation: Click Yes to continue: Click Next to continue: If you need to change the installation folder, click Browse and select a new location.
To accept the default location click on Next: To accept the default components to be installed click Next. Otherwise, select the additional components to be installed before clicking the Next button: Accept the default Start Menu folder by clicking Next, or use Browse to select a new folder location: Keep the default line ending conversion by clicking Next.
To change the default, choose one of the two other choices before clicking Next: Note It is strongly recommended that you keep the default settings for line ending conversions. Changing from the default may result in formatting problems when viewed on your Linode. The program will now begin installing: Click Finish to exit the installer: In this example, we create new repository: Enter a directory name or click on Browse to navigate to a directory: A blank repository is created: Get Started with Git Visit our guide on Git configuration for helpful commands to get you started with Git and repositories.
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