git version control with local files
Ok I have a project in a folder called
mywebsite which is located in my documents folder on my mac. How do I use git to version control this folder??
Every time I try something I end up with a fatal error of some sort and it's really annoying me now, can you help?
git init, then
mkdir and then I've tried adding and cloning the files to no avail.
git mkdir mywebsite
git clone file://localhost/Users/me/Documens/sites/mywebsite
fatal '/Users/me/Documens/sites/mywebsite' does not appear to be a git repository
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
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