Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-10 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Sunday, 10 June 2018 at 00:29:04 UTC, bauss wrote: And then Microsoft acquires both and everyone moves to Bitbucket. Endless cycle :) Until people figure out decentralization. AIU scuttlebutt server provides only discovery service, these proved to be able to run at little cost. And as

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-10 Thread Joakim via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 20:00:45 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:26:23 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:06:52 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: Unlikely, you don't spend $7.5 billion on a company because you want to send a message that you're a good dev tools

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/09/2018 08:29 PM, bauss wrote: On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 23:41:43 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: (I just hope it doesn't lead to GitLab running out of cash too.) And then Microsoft acquires both and everyone moves to Bitbucket. Endless cycle :) Ahhh! Time to make my own

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread bauss via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 23:41:43 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: (I just hope it doesn't lead to GitLab running out of cash too.) And then Microsoft acquires both and everyone moves to Bitbucket. Endless cycle :)

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/09/2018 11:06 AM, Paolo Invernizzi wrote: [1] https://about.gitlab.com/2018/06/05/gitlab-ultimate-and-gold-free-for-education-and-open-source/ From the link: "It has been a crazy 24 hours for GitLab. More than 2,000 people tweeted about #movingtogitlab. We imported over 100,000

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Paolo Invernizzi via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 07:53:13 UTC, drug wrote: 04.06.2018 09:02, Anton Fediushin пишет: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 04:40:44 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: On the bright side, maybe this will encourage online repo hosting to become less of a monopoly as folks move elsewhere due to their

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, 2018-06-08 at 15:06 -0700, Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On 6/8/2018 3:02 PM, Brad Roberts wrote: > > Essentially (if not actually) everything on github is available through > > their > > api's. No need for scraping or other heroics to gather it. > > That's good to

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/09/2018 03:56 AM, Kagamin wrote: On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 07:06:23 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: Whether web API or web scraping: Either way, you still have to submit an HTTP request, parse the results according to the format the server has chosen to spit out, and possibly

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 07:06:23 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: Whether web API or web scraping: Either way, you still have to submit an HTTP request, parse the results according to the format the server has chosen to spit out, and possibly follow up with additional HTTP requests.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-09 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/08/2018 06:02 PM, Brad Roberts wrote: Essentially (if not actually) everything on github is available through their api's.  No need for scraping or other heroics to gather it. That does make things a little bit simpler, but web scraping really isn't all that much more complicated.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread SpaceInvader via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 02:09:20 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/8/2018 5:54 PM, Kapps wrote: Personally I think the fear of Microsoft ruining GitHub is completely unfounded. My concern has nothing to do with Microsoft. It's about not totally relying on any third party not under our

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Nick Sabalausky via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 00:54:08 UTC, Kapps wrote: Personally I think the fear of Microsoft ruining GitHub is completely unfounded. Just look at what they did to Xamarin. They bought an interesting product and then made it free for individuals, open sourced it, and improved it

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/2018 5:54 PM, Kapps wrote: Personally I think the fear of Microsoft ruining GitHub is completely unfounded. My concern has nothing to do with Microsoft. It's about not totally relying on any third party not under our control.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Kapps via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Friday, 8 June 2018 at 22:06:29 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/8/2018 3:02 PM, Brad Roberts wrote: Essentially (if not actually) everything on github is available through their api's.  No need for scraping or other heroics to gather it. That's good to know! The situation I was concerned

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/2018 3:02 PM, Brad Roberts wrote: Essentially (if not actually) everything on github is available through their api's.  No need for scraping or other heroics to gather it. That's good to know! The situation I was concerned with is it going dark all of a sudden. BTW, if someone wants

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Brad Roberts via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/8/2018 2:34 PM, Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: On 6/7/2018 10:01 PM, H. S. Teoh wrote: And that is why it's a bad thing to build a walled garden around a code repo, esp. when the underlying VCS is well capable of distributed development.  If only there has been a standard

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/7/2018 10:01 PM, H. S. Teoh wrote: And that is why it's a bad thing to build a walled garden around a code repo, esp. when the underlying VCS is well capable of distributed development. If only there has been a standard protocol for communicating such associated content, such as PR

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Fri, Jun 08, 2018 at 02:02:12PM -0400, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On 06/08/2018 01:01 AM, H. S. Teoh wrote: > > but the valuable associated information like PR discussions is > > specific to Github and there is no easy way (if there's a way at > > all!) to

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/08/2018 01:01 AM, H. S. Teoh wrote: but the valuable associated information like PR discussions is specific to Github and there is no easy way (if there's a way at all!) to export this data and import it elsewhere. For importing, you may be right. For exporting, I'm not sure I agree.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-08 Thread Joakim via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 7 June 2018 at 19:02:31 UTC, Russel Winder wrote: On Thu, 2018-06-07 at 10:17 -0700, H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: […] Exactly!!! Git was built precisely for decentralized, distributed development. Anyone should be (and is, if they bothered to put just a tiny

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, Jun 07, 2018 at 05:11:40PM -0700, Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On 6/7/2018 10:17 AM, H. S. Teoh wrote: > > Exactly!!! Git was built precisely for decentralized, distributed > > development. Anyone should be (and is, if they bothered to put just > > a tiny amount of

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/7/2018 10:17 AM, H. S. Teoh wrote: Exactly!!! Git was built precisely for decentralized, distributed development. Anyone should be (and is, if they bothered to put just a tiny amount of effort into it) able to set up a git server and send the URL to prospective collaborators. Anyone is

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/7/2018 4:00 PM, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: Yea, it certainly does have that going for it. And I have no real big objections to bugzilla. It would be nice, though, if it were better (and more cleanly) integrated with GitHub/GitLab/BitBucket/etc., and if its data were all

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/07/2018 04:36 AM, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/6/2018 10:28 PM, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: Keep in mind, if we had been commoditizing and decentralizing repository hosting, issue tracking, PRs, user accounts, etc. right from the start like we should've been, then this MS buyout of

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, June 07, 2018 20:02:31 Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Thu, 2018-06-07 at 10:17 -0700, H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce > > wrote: > > […] > > > > Exactly!!! Git was built precisely for decentralized, distributed > > development. Anyone should be (and is,

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Russel Winder via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, 2018-06-07 at 10:17 -0700, H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > […] > > Exactly!!! Git was built precisely for decentralized, distributed > development. Anyone should be (and is, if they bothered to put just a > tiny amount of effort into it) able to set up a git server and

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread H. S. Teoh via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thu, Jun 07, 2018 at 01:28:26AM -0400, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: [...] > In any case, I've always thought it was absolutely sick that that even > though GitHub/BitBucket/GitLab/Launchpad/etc. all provide basically > the same features on top of the standard

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Basile B. via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 7 June 2018 at 05:28:26 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: On 06/03/2018 11:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: What's your opinion about that? Will you continue using GitHub? The obvious question is "Will MS use evil/strongarm shenanigans with GitHub?" In any case, I've

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread rikki cattermole via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 08/06/2018 12:03 AM, drug wrote: isn't it a niche for THE application that could be written in D? I don't think D brings anything to the table when it comes to VCS. It'll be nicer code, but it won't be noticed by users kind of nice. On the other hand, Weka.IO does bring a lot to the

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread drug via Digitalmars-d-announce
07.06.2018 14:12, Vladimir Panteleev пишет: On Thursday, 7 June 2018 at 05:28:26 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: I've always felt GitLab was better than GitHub (in large part because they're sensible enough to support self-hosting), so it's tempting to use this as a great reason to move

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Vladimir Panteleev via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Thursday, 7 June 2018 at 05:28:26 UTC, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: I've always felt GitLab was better than GitHub (in large part because they're sensible enough to support self-hosting), so it's tempting to use this as a great reason to move to GitLab. I've been following the

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-07 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/6/2018 10:28 PM, Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) wrote: Keep in mind, if we had been commoditizing and decentralizing repository hosting, issue tracking, PRs, user accounts, etc. right from the start like we should've been, then this MS buyout of GitHub would've been entirely irrelevant to

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-06 Thread Nick Sabalausky (Abscissa) via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/03/2018 11:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: What's your opinion about that? Will you continue using GitHub? The obvious question is "Will MS use evil/strongarm shenanigans with GitHub?" That would've been the one and only right question if this were the 90's. (And the answer probably

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-06 Thread Chris via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 23:40:37 UTC, aberba wrote: These people who complain don't usually contribute a penny to Open source. I dare doubt that this is true. Frankly, Microsoft has done great things for the world with software. Making computers accessible to everyone... ...and lock

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread aberba via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 17:12:00 UTC, Apocalypto wrote: On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 16:12:25 UTC, RalphBa wrote: Did you ever have the need to write something efficient? .NET is a sandbox for children and UX people. Oh yeah, toy applications for children like StackOverflow, Siemens NX,

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Apocalypto via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 16:12:25 UTC, RalphBa wrote: Did you ever have the need to write something efficient? .NET is a sandbox for children and UX people. Oh yeah, toy applications for children like StackOverflow, Siemens NX, Solidworks, most of the Azure platform, MSSQL and Visual

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Down via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 16:12:25 UTC, RalphBa wrote: Of course it had to be losing money..how else would they have convinced everyone it need to be aquired? That's long term Now which company has done more for software development, besides Microsoft? GNU... oh sorry, you are speaking about

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread RalphBa via Digitalmars-d-announce
Of course it had to be losing money..how else would they have convinced everyone it need to be aquired? That's long term Now which company has done more for software development, besides Microsoft? GNU... oh sorry, you are speaking about companies... Sun... ok, open and free software isn't

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 20:00:45 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: Just as rough estimate: to support $7.5 bl valuation Microsoft must turn -$30 ml. net loss company into business generating around $750 ml. for many years. There is no way to get these money from the market. Alternatively, the project

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread MSFanBoy_kinda via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 03:53:31 UTC, Adam Wilson wrote: GitHub has not been profitable for years and is thought to have had cash reserves for only one or two more months of operations. Losing GitHub entirely overnight would have been an unmitigated disaster for the entire Open-Source

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Chris via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:06:52 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: My second reaction after reading news (after shock) was to visit D forum. Same here! I was off for a few days and found out today on GitHub [1], and then I remembered the thread header talking about GitLab. I'm skeptical to say

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread RalphBa via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 06:50:41 UTC, Adam Wilson wrote: On 06/04/2018 11:46 PM, RalphBa wrote: Sorry to hear that. Since I do not belive Microsoft changed perspective and am convinced they still see open source as cancer I need to assume they try to inflitrate the OSS community the last

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Adam Wilson via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/04/2018 08:53 PM, Adam Wilson wrote: On 6/3/18 20:51, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread Adam Wilson via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 06/04/2018 11:46 PM, RalphBa wrote: Sorry to hear that. Since I do not belive Microsoft changed perspective and am convinced they still see open source as cancer I need to assume they try to inflitrate the OSS community the last years. So for sure I won't rely on their stuff. So is there

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-05 Thread RalphBa via Digitalmars-d-announce
Sorry to hear that. Since I do not belive Microsoft changed perspective and am convinced they still see open source as cancer I need to assume they try to inflitrate the OSS community the last years. So for sure I won't rely on their stuff. So is there a chance Digital Mars and D main

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Adam Wilson via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/3/18 20:51, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/ https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/3/17422752/microsoft-github-acquisition-rumors

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread DigitalDesigns via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:26:23 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:06:52 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: [...] Unlikely, you don't spend $7.5 billion on a company because you want to send a message that you're a good dev tools company, then neglect it. I suggest you look at their

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Maksim Fomin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:26:23 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:06:52 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: Unlikely, you don't spend $7.5 billion on a company because you want to send a message that you're a good dev tools company, then neglect it. You have no idea about how big

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/4/18 2:46 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: Of course MS does, since they spent $5 billion on it. They will try their best to make profit out of it, just like they did with LinkedIn. $7.5 billion. -Steve

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/3/18 11:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/ https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/3/17422752/microsoft-github-acquisition-rumors

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Joakim via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 19:06:52 UTC, Maksim Fomin wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 08:42:08 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/3/2018 8:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). We'll stay on Github as long as it continues to

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Maksim Fomin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 08:42:08 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/3/2018 8:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). We'll stay on Github as long as it continues to serve our interests, which it has done very well, and I have

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 18:17:24 UTC, Joakim wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 09:47:58 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: Oh look, rumours are confirmed: https://itsfoss.com/microsoft-github/ MS bought GitHub for $5 billion. It's official, Nat Friedman, formerly of Xamarin, is the new CEO:

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Joakim via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 09:47:58 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: Oh look, rumours are confirmed: https://itsfoss.com/microsoft-github/ MS bought GitHub for $5 billion. It's official, Nat Friedman, formerly of Xamarin, is the new CEO: https://blog.github.com/2018-06-04-github-microsoft/ MS is

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Guillaume Piolat via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 15:08:01 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: In many respects, they're better behaved than they used to be. They're biggest problems seem to have to do with what they're doing with Windows (e.g. tracking what you're doing and not letting you turn it off). It's certainly not

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, June 04, 2018 14:51:24 Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 05:50:26 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: > > I can think of hundreds of things what can go wrong including: > > forcing users to use Microsoft accounts > > That didn't happen to skype yet. > MS

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Kagamin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 05:50:26 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: I can think of hundreds of things what can go wrong including: forcing users to use Microsoft accounts That didn't happen to skype yet. MS recently tries to mend its reputation, though the past will linger for a while.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 09:38:57 UTC, Vladimir Panteleev wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 05:50:26 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: I can think of hundreds of things what can go wrong including: forcing users to use Microsoft accounts, advertising own products, changing search to Bing (that's

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 08:42:08 UTC, Walter Bright wrote: On 6/3/2018 8:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). We'll stay on Github as long as it continues to serve our interests, which it has done very well, and I have

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
Oh look, rumours are confirmed: https://itsfoss.com/microsoft-github/ MS bought GitHub for $5 billion.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Vladimir Panteleev via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 05:50:26 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: I can think of hundreds of things what can go wrong including: forcing users to use Microsoft accounts, advertising own products, changing search to Bing (that's pretty bad one, no idea how I came up with it) and more and more.

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce
On 6/3/2018 8:51 PM, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). We'll stay on Github as long as it continues to serve our interests, which it has done very well, and I have no reason to believe will change. We have a number of ties

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread drug via Digitalmars-d-announce
04.06.2018 09:02, Anton Fediushin пишет: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 04:40:44 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: On the bright side, maybe this will encourage online repo hosting to become less of a monopoly as folks move elsewhere due to their concerns about Microsoft. - Jonathan M Davis Can't

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-04 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 04:40:44 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote: On the bright side, maybe this will encourage online repo hosting to become less of a monopoly as folks move elsewhere due to their concerns about Microsoft. - Jonathan M Davis Can't agree more: GitLab and Bitbucket deserve

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 04:26:25 UTC, Dmitry Olshansky wrote: On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 03:51:15 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic:

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Cym13 via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 03:57:37 UTC, Suliman wrote: Git was never my favorite VCS. So I hope that this step will open door for project like pijul.org github.com is only site, not religious. So if it will be closed people will move/create to its analogs. Git has nothing to do with github,

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Jonathan M Davis via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, June 04, 2018 03:51:15 Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday > (which is today). > > Some articles about the topic: > > https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/ >

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Joakim via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 03:51:15 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Dmitry Olshansky via Digitalmars-d-announce
On Monday, 4 June 2018 at 03:51:15 UTC, Anton Fediushin wrote: This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/

Re: GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Suliman via Digitalmars-d-announce
Git was never my favorite VCS. So I hope that this step will open door for project like pijul.org github.com is only site, not religious. So if it will be closed people will move/create to its analogs.

GitHub could be acquired by Microsoft

2018-06-03 Thread Anton Fediushin via Digitalmars-d-announce
This is still just a rumour, we'll know the truth on Monday (which is today). Some articles about the topic: https://fossbytes.com/microsoft-github-aquisition-report/ https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/3/17422752/microsoft-github-acquisition-rumors What's your opinion about that? Will you