To get this summer off to a rousing start, we’re pleased to announce that Mastering Dojo is back from the printers and is now shipping, and the eagerly anticipated Pragmatic Version Control using Git is now available in beta.
The last couple of years have seen big changes in server-side web programming. Now it’s the client’s turn; Dojo is the toolkit to make it happen and Mastering Dojo shows you how.
In Mastering Dojo, you’ll get the whole story, from basic usage to advanced idioms. Mastering Dojo starts out with a fast moving tutorial that will give you techniques that you can start using right away. You’ll learn all about Dojo Core—the foundation on which all things Dojo stand. See how you can modularize your project for development and automatically package your release for optimal download performance.
Pragmatic Version Control using Git
There’s a change in the air. High-profile projects such as the Linux Kernel, Mozilla, Gnome, and Ruby on Rails are now using Distributed Version Control Systems (DVCS) instead of the old stand-bys of CVS or Subversion.
Whether you’re making the switch from a traditional centralized version control system or are a new programmer just getting started, this book prepares you to start using Git in your everyday programming.
Pragmatic Version Control Using Git starts with an overview of version control systems, and shows how being distributed enables you to work more efficiently in our increasingly mobile society. It then progresses through the basics necessary to get started using Git.
You’ll get a thorough overview of how to take advantage of Git. By the time you finish this book you’ll have a firm grounding in how to use Git, both by yourself and as part of a team.
- Scripted GUI Testing with Ruby
- Web Design Techniques for Programmers
- Rails for .NET Developers
- Managing Websites with ExpressionEngine
- ...and more for Mac OS X, Objective C 2.0, and the iPhone
- Using memcached: How to scale your website easily
- Deploying Rails Applications: A Step by Step Guide
- Advanced Rails Recipes: 84 New Ways to Build Stunning Rails Apps
- Desktop GIS: Mapping the Planet with Open Source
Thanks for your continued support,
Andy & Dave