KernelTrap: Continued git Development
Apr 14, 2005, 22:45 (0 Talkback[s])
"Rapid git development continues, though most discussions have
moved from the lkml to a new git mailing list. Petr Baudis
maintains a git-pasky branch of the content manager which he
describes as, 'my set of scripts upon Linus Torvald's git, which
aims to provide a humanly usable interface, to a degree similar to
a SCM tool.' Junio Hamano has also been working on a "quick and
dirty" Perl script to handle automatic merging between multiple git
trees when possible.
"During the development discussions, a link was provided to a
Register article which invented a quote by Linus to make a point
regarding the recent BitKeeper excitement. Linus' calmly noted that
he's a fairly regular reader of the site, 'and hey, being
opinionated and a bit over the top is what makes the site
worthwhile. It's obviously what motivates the people...'"