Tools of the Trade

Setting up the tools of our trade

There are a number of tools we will be using during your time at SDG. This guide covers setting these up, configuring them, and provides some links to help you learn to use them.

Setting up your Development Environment

Setup for Working on Assignments

Turning In Assignments

A survey of text editors and IDEs

Tips and tricks for the unix-style command line

Using version control to keep track of our code

A survey of modern programming languages, currently in mainstream use.

Tips on how to ask questions, to your instructor, mentors, peers, the community, etc.