Git version 2.19 is available under git official PPA. It is free and open source distributed version control system . Git 2.19 comes with a large number of updates versus the previous release. It is designed to handle a small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. To know more about Git 2.19 read release notes.
This article will help you to install the recent version of Git core software on your Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS, 14.04 LTS using Apt-get
Git Installation on Ubuntu
Git Core PPA repository is maintain by team on launchpad. Execute following commands one by one in a sequence to add ppa in our system and install Latest git version.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install git
Check Git Version
To check the current version installed of Git use following command.
git --version git version 2.19.1
We have started tutorials about working with Git. Click below image to access the tutorials.