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Open Source ABCs: Git

Welcome to our #100DaysOfOSS series. Until October 31, we'll be doing Open Source Software (OSS) terms from A to Z. We'll be diving into a different letter of the English alphabet, uncovering OSS concepts, and sharing our thoughts on them.

Today, we're covering the letter "G" for Git.

Git: Git is a popular distributed version control system widely used in open-source projects. It enables developers to collaborate, track changes, and manage source code efficiently.

If you want to learn more about what you can do with Git, check out my Git it! Series.

Now, we want to hear from you! What other OSS terms can you think of that start with the letter "G"?

Remember to use the hashtag #100DaysOfOSS if you share on social media, and don't forget to tag us @saucedopen so we can follow along.

Top comments (3)

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P Sakthivel

OSS term: G for Go

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Prahlad Yeri

A few other notable references on the "G" day:

  • GNU (GNU is Not Unix), a collection of userland software developed by Richard Stallman in 1980s.
  • GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program), versatile open source graphics tool.
  • GCC - GNU C Compiler, a FOSS implementation of C language.
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Chinwenma Okorie

Gradle: is an open-source build automation tool, offers a high level of flexibility in terms of constructing a wide range of software.