[linux-elitists] Perforce joins the Linux Foundation

Shlomi Fish shlomif at shlomifish.org
Tue Jan 29 09:40:32 PST 2013

Hi Don,

On Tue, 29 Jan 2013 07:58:14 -0800
Don Marti <dmarti at zgp.org> wrote:

> Just wanted to fill everyone in on something happening
> at work:  Perforce (which announced support for Git
> last year) has joined the Linux Foundation.
>   http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/29/idUSnMKW79337a+1c0+MKW20130129
> The basic idea is that you can now split out a subset
> of a company's large Perforce depot and expose it as
> a standard Git repository -- which Git users can use
> without installing any Perforce tools or learning
> any Perforce skills.  This should make it easier
> for more Perforce-using companies to "work upstream"
> with the third-party components they use.
>   http://www.perforce.com/blog/121030/git-fusion-working-open-source

Sounds really good. Thanks for letting us know.


	Shlomi Fish

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