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Tuesday, October 1 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
A Piece of Git

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You use Git, and maybe you even know the internals: all those blobs, trees, commits and refs make it look like Git is sane, well-designed and organized system. But is it, really? In fact there are some tricky parts of Git like case sensitivity, Unicode normalization and - of course - the dreaded line ending normalization. Edward Thomson shows off some of the weirder idiosyncrasies in Git and why it works the way it does.

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Edward Thomson

Edward Thomson is a Product Manager at GitHub, working on GitHub Actions. Previously, he was a software engineer, building version control tools at Microsoft, GitHub and SourceGear. He is the co-maintainer of the libgit2 project, an author of books and video training about using Git... Read More →

Tuesday October 1, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm CEST
Room 6