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Git 2.1 To Further Mainline Windows Support Patches

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Published on 28 July 2014 03:40 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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The Git 2.1.0-rc0 release was tagged on Sunday that provides a wide assortment of improvements, new features, and bug-fixes for the Git revision control system.

Found in Git 2.1.0-rc0 as changes since the Git 2.0 release includes a wide range of Git workflow improvements, performance improvements, a good number of bug fixes, and more patches by the Windows support crew have been upstreamed for bettering the mainline Git support on Windows.

Developers using Git wishing to know more about the changes queued up for Git 2.1 can read the release announcement of RC0 in full on the kernel mailing list.

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