Install Git 2.14.1 On Ubuntu

Install Git Ubuntu

Install Git 2.14.1 On Ubuntu, LinuxMint, CentOs and Debian.

What is Git?

As Git is a distributed version control system. It is one of the must have tool for developers these days.

Install Git 2.14.1 On Ubuntu.

There are various way to install git. Here we will discuss about two way to install Git in your system.

Via Tar file:

Download the tar file or simply use wget.


wget https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/git-2.14.1.tar.gz

Step 2: Now Extract  the package and configure it

tar -xvzf git-2.14.1.tar.gz


step 3: And Compile the git

make && make install

For Debian distributions

apt-get install libssl-dev

Via PPA:

Step 1: Add the Official PPA provided by GIT using add-apt-repository commmand

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa

Step 2: Update the Repository

sudo apt-get update

Step 3: Now Install GIT 2.14.1

sudo apt-get install git

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