Linus Torvalds on Git

I didn’t really expect anyone to use it because it’s so hard to use, but that turns out to be its big appeal. No technology can ever be too arcane or complicated for the black t-shirt crowd.

I’ve learned that no toolchain can be too complicated because the drive for prestige and job security is too strong.

I have a text editor I’ve been using myself that is so complicated it makes VIM look like Notepad — maybe I’ll release that.

– Linus Torvalds on Git

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