gitIf you work with Git as your version control system, you’ve likely already resigned yourself to the fact that it’s a complicated beast. Git is a fantastic tool, but it can be cumbersome to navigate repositories, logs, the stash, etc. That’s where a tool like Tig comes in.Anyone who spends a lot of time working with Git will eventually need to do some form of context switching. Sometimes this adds very little overhead to your workflow, but other times, it can be a real pain.
Let’s discuss the pros and cons of some common strategies for dealing with context switching.I’m going to show you a couple of handy tricks that I use to help Git “Do What I mean”.