An year ago, we discovered MSWindows was developed on Git as revision control System On this week, Microsoft decided to buy GitHub. I suppose they had a tons on projects on GitHub platform already! By the way, GitLab (the first competitor) now… Read more ›
Another subversion repository Wellcome in 2002 subversion users! Some very old and stable customers has just discovered Subversion. Bad luck: a lot of cool open source software are on git already! You can leave them with the old-as-your-grandpa subversion system, but… Read more ›
Sometimes you are behind a http proxy, and the git:// protocol is not accessible. For instance on erlang rebar, all developers prefer the git:// protocol when listing dependency. But how to fix it if you are behind a http proxy?… Read more ›
[bash] git fsck –full –unreachable [/bash] See also Maintenance-and-Data-Recovery on the Git book
I am very happy to announce the availability of “Git: Version Control for Everyone” book, written by Ravishankar Somasundaram I was involved as Book reviewer by the publisher, Packt Publishing. The book is very easy to read, and it is ideal if you… Read more ›
cvs2svn/cvs2git is a tool that can be used to migrate CVS repositories to newer version control tools, including git. git is a distributed version control system most famous for being used for Linux kernel development. The program used to convert… Read more ›
Git Flow is a very popular workflow for working with git. I have the lucky to set up Git on a medium sized project, and the following article helped me a lot… I report you the schema too, because it… Read more ›
I admit it: I hate xml square brackets dancing orgy, even in Java. Anyway, all is xml-ized around me. So in 2006 I developed a small XML parser based on SAX. It was a shitty dirty code for JDK 1.4… Read more ›
In the last seven months I learned git, working for a dozen of projects. On some of them I was the master&commander, on others I only set up the streams and let the young Jedi find the way to the… Read more ›
I have learned Git. I forget about all my childhood for making space about all the magic, but I got it. And I know because git rocks. The real reason Git rocks. And I will reveal you.
There is a future for SmallTalk? I was a very strong fan of the SmallTalk language, but in the last five years I have seen more and more contraction of its usage in the IT field. The OLPC project, which… Read more ›
[AGGIORNAMENTO: Le dimissioni di Provera meritano una riflessione piu’ approfondita che faro’ a “bocce ferme”. Mentre gli eventi evolvono, vi consiglio l’articolo di Turani uscito il 16 settembre su Repubblica]
La decisione di Tronchetti Provera di scorporare nuovamente Tim da Telecom italia ha generato un’infuocata polemica in Italia. Vediamo di capire le posizioni, andando oltre la propaganda.
Tronchetti Provera ha deciso di scorporare Tim da Telecom.
Questa azione pare orientata trasformare Telecom in una “media company” e palesa l’intenzione di usare ricavere del denaro da questa operazione.
E’ quindi abbastanza probabile che almeno una parte di Tim verra’ ceduta: si vocifera di accordi con aree vicine alla TV satellitare, ma sono solo illazioni al momento. Read more ›