github password policy

Doug Henderson
Mon Aug 16 23:59:35 GMT 2021

On Mon, 16 Aug 2021 at 07:45, ASSI <> wrote:
> Thomas Wolff writes:
> > As I cannot update mintty anymore right now from the git command line,
Yes, I use SSH for all repos now.

> Do. Not. Use. GitHub.
> The raison raison d'être for GitHub is and always has been to subvert
> the fully distributed workflow that Git was designed to provide and
> replace it with their centralized lock-in "solution".

As well as GidHub for several public repos, I have used BitBucket for
several private repositories, as they allowed several, while GitHub
only allowed one. They also have a large number of add on features
around the Git repositories, aimed at lock-in.

Does anyone have online Git servers they use and can recommend? BTW, I
have done Google searches, etc. I'm looking for enthusiastic personal

Doug Henderson, Calgary, Alberta, Canada - from

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