GIT (Utility)


Git is distributed version control system focused on speed, effectivity and real-world usability on large projects. Its highlights include: Distributed development, Strong support for non-linear development, Efficient handling of large projects, Cryptographic authentication of history and Toolkit design.

Availability Table

Version Default Module Systems True copper, dusky, goblin, iqaluk, monk, mosaic, orca, vdi-centos6, windeee, wobbie


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Change Log

Nov 6, 2013: Updated git to 1.8.4 on centos6 clusters and on centos5 clusters.
Feb 13, 2012: Updated git from 1.7.3 to 1.7.9 on sharcnet clusters, added emacs-git.
July 8, 2011: Installed git 1.7.3 on sharcnet clusters.