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Git 2.0 Is Nearly Ready For Release

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Published on 21 May 2014 12:32 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Junio Hamano has announced the fourth Git 2.0.0 release candidate with an expectation of shipping the final version quite soon with no more development releases planned.

Git 2.0 integrates many changes over Git 1.9, including the use of the "simple" mode by default when running git push, improvements to git add, performance improvements, many bug-fixes, and various other updates.

More details on Git 2.0.0 and its fourth RC version can be found via the release announcement for 2.0.0-rc4 that was announced a few hours ago.

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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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