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    SubjectRe: [git patches] 2.6.x libata updates
    On Sat, 29 Oct 2005, Linus Torvalds wrote:

    > On Sat, 29 Oct 2005, Nicolas Pitre wrote:
    > >
    > > Since GIT is real free software that even purists may use without fear,
    > > this downside is certainly not as critical as it was in the BK days.
    > I don't think that's the problem.
    > It's the learning curve. I don't think git is that hard to use (certainly
    > not if you just follow somebody elses tree and occasionally do a "git
    > bisect"), but git _is_ different. And if you're not a developer, or even
    > if you are, and you're just somebody who has alway sjust used CVS, then
    > something like "patch" is simply to understand what it's doing, with
    > basically no abstractions anywhere.


    > Compared to tar-files + patches, git has a _lot_ of abstract things going
    > on that you have to get used to before you aren't intimidated by it.

    Maybe gitweb could be extended to provide any arbitrary patch with a
    front-end to git-bisect...

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