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Git 1.9 Coming Soon & Brings Various Changes

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Published on 22 January 2014 11:26 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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The first pre release candidate to Git 1.9 is now available. This next major update to the Git revision control system brings various changes.

There's many new features added to various sub-commands and other minor enhancements found within this week's release of Git 1.9-rc0, but nothing too jaw dropping.

For those wanting to read about the great number of Git 1.9 changes so far with the RC0 release, the release announcement can be found on the Linux kernel mailing list.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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