Git 2.9 Released: Adds Git-MultiMail, Many Sub-Command Improvements
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software on 13 June 2016 at 04:29 PM EDT. 17 Comments
Git 2.9.0 was announced today by Junio Hamano as the latest stable version of this distributed revision control system.

Git 2.9 adds git-multimail to its contrib area: git-multimail has been around independently for a while as a way for offering email notifications on Git pushes. Git 2.9 also has some Git merge changes, improvements to Git pull, and various other sub-command changes.

Git 2.9 also has some performance improvements, more code porting to C, build updates for MSVC, and a variety of fixes.

More details on Git v2.9.0 can be found via the release announcement.
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