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Re: File system issues --> git?

From: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2017 11:00:47 +0000
Message-ID: <CAM1Sok15Cwm0STmsXwsuj+LCFFzECz5wQe17+VtV__C=+Hci6g@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Booth <david@dbooth.org>, public-credentials@w3.org
yeah...  bit similar here too; seemed too 'low level' for me to consider
initially...

but then i realised, fork, blobs, all sorts of 'version control' goodness -
all built-in...

any suggestions on how to explore the concept, community styled?

Tim.H.

On Thu, 18 May 2017 at 20:26 David Booth <david@dbooth.org> wrote:

> 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
>
>
>
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