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Re: File system issues --> git?

From: David Booth <david@dbooth.org>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2017 06:25:32 -0400
To: public-credentials@w3.org
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On 05/18/2017 05:23 AM, Timothy Holborn wrote:
> I was looking into various filesystem issues such as versioning,
> preservation, et.al <http://et.al>. for a RWW styled implementation method.
> Someone brought up GIT a long time ago. I've been taking time to
> consider it, from the origins of GIT through to GitLab and GitHub and
> through my pathway have come across the JS project[1]
> Whilst it's simply a start, I was thinking the use of GIT for underlying
> storage might solve alot of (perceived) problems...
> Thoughts?
> Tim.H.
> [1] https://github.com/creationix/js-git/blob/master/README.md

I like this idea, though I would caution that I have not looked into it 
in any detail, so my viewpoint may be very naive.

David Booth
Received on Thursday, 18 May 2017 10:26:06 UTC

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