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Friday, June 22 • 15:15 - 15:55
libgit2: The Git Library You Don’t Know You’re Using - Edward Thomson, Microsoft

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libgit2 is useful for developing custom applications that make use of Git data, and it’s useful for things like custom validation of code, inspecting data in repositories and code analytics.

This session will introduce the libgit2 library, and will discuss:

* Advantages and disadvantages of using libgit2 versus scripting the git GUI.
* Examples of code to work with Git repositories
* An introduction to managed code interfaces to libgit2, including LibGit2Sharp and Rugged, for people who prefer to want to add Git I support to their C# or Ruby applications.

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Edward Thomson

Speaker, Techorama
Edward Thomson is a senior program manager at Microsoft, where he focuses on Git and the version control tools in Visual Studio Team Services and ensures that customers are successful while using them. Previously, he was a software engineer building version control tools at Microsoft... Read More →

Friday June 22, 2018 15:15 - 15:55 JST
Room 1