On Mon, May 02, 2011 at 09:20:51AM -0700, Eric wrote:

> Is there a official release version of git for MS windows?
There's no such thing at the moment: the msysgit project strives to
provide a native Windows port which is to be merged to the Git's
mainline, eventually, but it's not ready for this yet as several
problems still remain including missing bits of functionailty, problems
with non-ASCII filenames etc.

> All the installers I could find say "beta" and "preview", with the
> most recent one being Git-1.7.4-preview20110204.exe.
> Is that the version I'm supposed to be using?
The tarball/installer which has "msysgit" in its name is the Git for
Windows build environment which you only need if you intend to help with
the development.

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