Using Git for FreeBSD Development Today

The official endorsed way of using git to hack on FreeBSD is documented here: GitWorkflow.

A good introduction to Git was presented by UlrichSpoerlein at the Devsummit 2010 in Ottawa.

Some of the reasons why Git is a good tool for FreeBSD development can be found on the GitConversion page (by FlorentThoumie).

Official Mirrors

The FreeBSD project page on Github has the official mirrors for src, doc, and ports repositories.

Git for FreeBSD Development in the Future

In 2019, Core chartered a Git Working Group (May 2019 DevSummit announcement (Youtube); Slides from same, p. 49+) to work out the implementation details of using Git as the primary VCS for FreeBSD development.

Git (last edited 2020-02-11 05:49:54 by TrevorRoydhouse)