Pragmatic Guide to Git (Pragmatic Guides)

By Travis Swicegood

Need to profit easy methods to wrap your head round Git, yet don't want loads of hand protecting? seize this ebook if you are new to Git, to not the realm of programming. Git projects displayed on two-page spreads supply all of the context you wish, with no the additional fluff.

Get up to the mark on Git right away with Pragmatic advisor to Git. Task-oriented two-page spreads get you up and working with minimum fuss. every one left-hand web page dives into the underlying implementation for every activity. The right-hand web page includes instructions that concentrate on the duty to hand, and go references to different initiatives which are similar. you will find what you would like fast.

Git is swiftly turning into the de-facto general for the open resource neighborhood. Its first-class merging functions, coupled with its pace and relative ease of use, make it an vital software for any developer. New Git clients will research the elemental initiatives had to paintings with Git on a daily basis, together with operating with distant repositories, facing branches and tags, exploring the heritage, and solving difficulties while issues get it wrong. in case you are already acquainted with Git, this e-book could be your go-to reference for Git instructions and top practices.

You will not discover a more effective method of studying Git than Pragmatic advisor to Git.

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The C++ Standard Library: A Tutorial and Reference (2nd Edition)

By Nicolai M. Josuttis

The Best-Selling C++ Resource

Now up to date for C++11


The C++ common library presents a collection of universal sessions and interfaces that vastly expand the middle C++ language. The library, even if, isn't really self-explanatory. To make complete use of its components–and to learn from their power–you want a source that does excess of record the periods and their functions.


The C++ average Library: an academic and Reference, moment Edition, describes this library as now included into the recent ANSI/ISO C++ language typical (C++11). The ebook presents accomplished documentation of every library part, together with an creation to its function and layout; in actual fact written motives of advanced techniques; the sensible programming information wanted for powerful use; traps and pitfalls; the precise signature and definition of crucial periods and features; and diverse examples of operating code. The publication focuses particularly at the regular Template Library (STL), studying boxes, iterators, functionality gadgets, and STL algorithms.


The ebook covers all of the new C++11 library elements, including


  • Concurrency
  • Fractional arithmetic
  • Clocks and timers
  • Tuples
  • New STL containers
  • New STL algorithms
  • New shrewdpermanent pointers
  • New locale facets
  • Random numbers and distributions
  • Type characteristics and utilities
  • Regular expressions


The publication additionally examines the hot C++ programming kind and its influence at the regular library, together with lambdas, range-based for  loops, circulate semantics, and variadic templates.


An accompanying website, together with resource code, are available at


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Groovy for Domain-Specific Languages

By Fergal Dearle

This booklet is a pragmatic educational, jogging the reader via examples of creating DSLs with Groovy overlaying meta-programming with Groovy. a few advanced techniques are lined within the booklet yet we plow through those in a transparent and methodically approach in order that readers will achieve a great operating wisdom of the concepts concerned. This ebook is for Java software program builders who've an curiosity in development area scripting into their Java purposes. No wisdom of Groovy is needed, even though it may be worthwhile. The e-book doesn't educate Groovy, yet quick introduces the fundamental rules of Groovy. An skilled Java developer should not have any issues of those and movement fast directly to the extra concerned elements of constructing DSLs with Groovy. No event of constructing a DSL is needed. The booklet also needs to be necessary for skilled Groovy builders who've to date in basic terms used Groovy DSLs reminiscent of Groovy developers and wish to commence construction their very own Groovy-based DSLs.

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The Way To Go: A Thorough Introduction To The Go Programming Language

This e-book presents the reader with a finished review of the recent open resource programming language move (in its first sturdy and maintained liberate move 1) from Google. The language is devised with Java / C#-like syntax to be able to think accepted to the majority of programmers this day, yet pass code is far purifier and less complicated to learn, therefore expanding the productiveness of builders. you will see that how move: simplifies programming with slices, maps, structs and interfaces contains practical programming makes error-handling effortless and safe simplifies concurrent and parallel programming with goroutines and channels and you'll find out how to: utilize Go's first-class commonplace library application cross the idiomatic manner utilizing styles and top practices in over 225 operating examples and one hundred thirty five workouts This ebook makes a speciality of the points that the reader must participate in the arrival software program revolution utilizing move.

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Interface Oriented Design: With Patterns (Pragmatic Programmers)

Interface orientated Design makes a speciality of a big, yet usually overlooked, element of object-oriented layout. you are going to examine via pragmatic instance the right way to create powerful designs composed of interfaces to things, parts and companies. you will see ideas for breaking down ideas into interfaces after which opting for acceptable implementation of these interfaces to create a good established, strong, operating program.

Interface orientated Design explores the way to improve strong, trustworthy software program as a set of interfaces that engage with each one other.

you are going to study what polymorphism and encapsulation relatively suggest, and the way to exploit those rules extra successfully. See the way to create higher interfaces utilizing agile improvement recommendations, and research the delicate alterations among enforcing an interface and inheriting an implementation. Take a clean, sleek view of layout by means of agreement and sophistication duties. comprehend the foundation of a service-oriented structure, together with stateful as opposed to stateless interfaces, procedural as opposed to rfile versions, and synchronous as opposed to asynchronous invocations.

know about the main valuable styles, together with Proxy, Facade, Adapter, and manufacturing unit, in addition different types of interfaces together with provider prone, info holders, and exterior international interfaces.

so as to be a better programmer and create larger software program, you would like Interface orientated Design.

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Portlets in Action

By Ashish Sarin

Portlets in motion is a entire consultant to construction portlet-driven purposes in Java. It teaches portlet improvement hands-on as you advance a portal that comes with so much key good points of the Portlet 2.0 API. and since portals and portlets are so versatile, the accompanying resource code could be simply tailored and reused. alongside the way in which, you’ll the right way to paintings with key net frameworks like Spring 3.0 Portlet MVC and DWR.

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Mobile Design Pattern Gallery: UI Patterns for Smartphone Apps

By Theresa Neil

When you’re stressed to supply a well-designed, easy-to-navigate cellular app, there’s no time to reinvent the wheel—and no use to. this useful reference presents greater than ninety cellular app layout styles, illustrated by way of 1,000 screenshots from present Android, iOS, and home windows telephone apps.

Much has replaced when you consider that this book’s first variation. cellular OSes became more and more various, using their very own layout conventions and styles, and plenty of designers have embraced mobile-centric pondering. during this variation, consumer event specialist Theresa Neil walks product managers, designers, and builders via layout styles in eleven categories:

  • Navigation: get styles for fundamental and secondary navigation
  • Forms: holiday industry-wide conduct of undesirable shape design
  • Tables: reveal merely crucial information
  • Search, kind, and filter out: make those features effortless to use
  • Tools: create the appearance of direct interaction
  • Charts: examine most sensible practices for easy chart design
  • Tutorials & invites: invite clients to start and detect features
  • Social: support clients attach and develop into a part of the group
  • Feedback & Accordance: supply clients with well timed feedback
  • Help: combine support pages right into a smaller shape factor
  • Anti-Patterns: what to not do whilst designing a cellular app

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C++ Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

By Bruce Sutherland

C++ Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach is a convenient code cookbook reference consultant that disguise the newest C++ 14 in addition to the various code templates on hand within the most up-to-date typical Template Library (STL).

In this useful reference, you will find numbers, strings, dates, instances, periods, exceptions, streams, flows, guidelines and extra. additionally, you will see numerous code samples, templates for C++ algorithms, parallel processing, multithreading and numerical approaches. those have many functions together with online game improvement, large information analytics, monetary engineering and research, company functions and extra. A wealth of STL templates on functionality items, adapters, allocators, and extensions also are to be had.

This is a "must have", modern reference on your technical library.

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Perl 5 by Example

By David Medinets

This e-book is identical to all different through instance books in that it presents a jump-start to the Perl language for either new programmers and skilled programmers alike. It concentrates seriously on exhibiting readers easy methods to application just like present courses which are mentioned through the booklet as examples.

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Linux Essentials

By Christine Bresnahan

Learn Linux, and take your profession to the subsequent level!

Linux necessities, 2nd Edition presents an effective origin of data for somebody contemplating a occupation in details know-how, for someone new to the Linux working method, and for somebody who's getting ready to take a seat for the Linux necessities examination. via this enticing source, you could entry key info in a learning-by-doing kind. Hands-on tutorials and end-of-chapter workouts and assessment questions lead you in either studying and utilizing new information—information to help you in achieving your pursuits! With the adventure supplied during this compelling reference, you could sit for the Linux necessities examination with self assurance.

An open resource working approach, Linux is a UNIX-based platform that's freely up-to-date via builders. the character of its improvement implies that Linux is a reasonably cheap and safe replacement to different working platforms, and is utilized in many alternative IT environments. Passing the Linux necessities examination prepares you to use your wisdom relating to this working process in the team.

  • Access classes which are equipped via activity, permitting you to fast determine the subjects you're looking for and navigate the great details offered by way of the book
  • Discover the fundamentals of the Linux working process, together with distributions, kinds of open resource purposes, freeware, licensing, operations, navigation, and more
  • Explore command capabilities, together with navigating the command line, turning instructions into scripts, and more
  • Identify and create consumer varieties, clients, and groups

Linux necessities, 2nd Edition is a serious source for a person beginning a occupation in IT or someone new to the Linux working system.

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