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The problem with github

Sep 09, 2011, 12:00 (4 Talkback[s])


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"Earlier this week, I blogged about my hope for Linux moving permanently to Github. I'm a huge fan of github and it works well for me and tens of thousands of others.

But as it turns out, it doesn't work out to be the best choice for Linux kernel development.

This week, Linus Torvalds has already posted multiple messages to LKML which show the problems with Github as it currently exists.

"Guys, when using some general git hosting site, I really want some proof that you are you. Not just a "please pull"," Torvalds wrote.

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