Git

How to Install Git 2.8.3 on Ubuntu 16.04 and other derivatives

Git 2.8.3 recently released, is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows. Git 2.8.3 changelog “git send-email” now uses a more readable timestamps when formulating a message ID.

Git 2.8.2 A Source Code Management System Released

Git 2.8.2 recently released, is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows. Git 2.8.2 changelog The embedded args argv-array in the child process is used to build the command line to run pack-objects instead of using a separate array of strings.

Git Credential Manager for Mac and Linux now Open Sourced

Microsoft recently announced the open-source release of the Git Credential Manager for Mac and Linux. This follows the release of the GCM for Windows. The tool was ported to Mac and Linux to simplify their authentication to remote Git repositories, in particular those hosted in Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS). The GCM is a Git credential helper that assists with multi-factor authentication. Compared to Git’s built-in credential storage (such as wincred for Windows), which provides single-factor authentication support for remote Git repositories, the GCM provides multi-factor authentication support for VSTS (and soon GitHub).

Git 2.5.3 released to fix issues with v.2.5.2

Git 2.5.3 recently released, is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows. Git 2.5.3 changelog since v2.5.2 The experimental untracked-cache feature were buggy when paths with a few levels of subdirectories are involved.

Gogs 0.6.3 – Go Git Service released

Gogs 0.6.3 recently released, is a painless self-hosted Git Service written in Go. The goal of this project is to make the easiest, fastest, and most painless way to set up a self-hosted Git service. Gogs runs anywhere Go can compile for: Windows, Mac, Linux, ARM, etc; Gogs has low minimal requirements and can run on an inexpensive Raspberry Pi Bug fixes Label disappeared after edited a label Filename cut off in DIFF when containing spaces Migrate repository requires HTTPS address Private repositories issues included in “Public Activity” All users email are public API calls are not hidden behind sign in 404 on files with url-encoded names It is possible to access user profiles using organization URL Didn’t check blank user name on LDAP Generated certificate doesn’t have CN with the hostname Removing user from organization collaboration removes repositiory Create repo for other users by hacking uid field Improvements Clearer error message for illegal characters Add full name field to admin’s user edit page Hide organization email for non logged-in users Visit Repository home page with “.

Git 2.5.0 released with lots of updates

Git 2.5.0 recently released, is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows. Git 2.5.0 changelog List of commands shown by “git help” are grouped along the workflow elements to help early learners “git p4” now detects the filetype (e.