Thinking about #Microsoft buying #Github makes sense. They bought Linkedin. They want to own all the access points of the tech job market.


@art Plus they have maybe the worlds largest Git repository with the Windows source code. Ars Technica claims it is about 300GB in size a year ago.

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@espen @art A 300GB Windows source git? That conjures up images of the fatberg in the London sewer. Sorry ๐Ÿ˜‹

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@Tryphon @art Yeah, assuming they keep every change ever done to the codebase, that is a huge amount of history though the decades.


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