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Git 1.9 RC1 Is Now Available

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Published on 27 January 2014 07:27 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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The first release candidate to the upcoming Git 1.9 revision control system is now available and with this major update comes a few new features.

Git 1.9 RC1 adds various new arguments and features to various sub-commands, GitWeb improvements, performance improvements, and many fixes.

For those interested in trying out the pre-final Git 1.9 release can find all of the release details via 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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