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Highlights from Git 2.37

Written by GitHub Engineering / Original link on Jun. 27, 2022

The open source Git project just released Git 2.37, with features and bug fixes from over 75 contributors, 20 of them new. We last caught up with you on the latest in Git back when 2.36 was released. To celebrate this most recent release, here’s GitHub’s look at some of the most interesting feature…

Being friendly: Friendly forks 101

Written by GitHub Engineering / Original link on Apr. 25, 2022

This is the first post in a two-part series describing friendly forks and alternative strategies for managing them. Stay tuned for part two coming in May! This post covers what a friendly fork is, why they are beneficial, and how they differ from a divergent fork. We’ll also look at some examples…