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Git vs Git-Repo: What are the differences?

What is Git? Fast, scalable, distributed revision control system. Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

What is Git-Repo? Manage Gitlab, GitHub and Bitbucket from the command line. Control your remote git hosting services from the git commandline. The usage is very simple.

Git can be classified as a tool in the "Version Control System" category, while Git-Repo is grouped under "Git Tools".

Git and Git-Repo are both open source tools. It seems that Git with 28.2K GitHub stars and 16.3K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Git-Repo with 802 GitHub stars and 67 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Git
Pros of Git-Repo
  • 1.4K
    Distributed version control system
  • 1.1K
    Efficient branching and merging
  • 962
    Fast
  • 844
    Open source
  • 727
    Better than svn
  • 366
    Great command-line application
  • 303
    Simple
  • 289
    Free
  • 231
    Easy to use
  • 222
    Does not require server
  • 25
    Distributed
  • 22
    Small & Fast
  • 18
    Feature based workflow
  • 15
    Staging Area
  • 13
    Most wide-spread VSC
  • 11
    Disposable Experimentation
  • 11
    Role-based codelines
  • 7
    Frictionless Context Switching
  • 6
    Data Assurance
  • 5
    Efficient
  • 4
    Just awesome
  • 3
    Easy branching and merging
  • 3
    Github integration
  • 2
    Flexible
  • 2
    Possible to lose history and commits
  • 1
    Compatible
  • 1
    It's what you do
  • 1
    Rebase supported natively; reflog; access to plumbing
  • 1
    Team Integration
  • 1
    Fast, scalable, distributed revision control system
  • 1
    Flexible, easy, Safe, and fast
  • 1
    CLI is great, but the GUI tools are awesome
  • 0
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    Cons of Git
    Cons of Git-Repo
    • 16
      Hard to learn
    • 11
      Inconsistent command line interface
    • 9
      Easy to lose uncommitted work
    • 7
      Worst documentation ever possibly made
    • 5
      Awful merge handling
    • 3
      Rebase hell
    • 3
      Unexistent preventive security flows
    • 2
      Ironically even die-hard supporters screw up badly
    • 2
      When --force is disabled, cannot rebase
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      What is Git?

      Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

      What is Git-Repo?

      Control your remote git hosting services from the git commandline. The usage is very simple.

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        What are some alternatives to Git and Git-Repo?
        GitHub
        GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
        SVN (Subversion)
        Subversion exists to be universally recognized and adopted as an open-source, centralized version control system characterized by its reliability as a safe haven for valuable data; the simplicity of its model and usage; and its ability to support the needs of a wide variety of users and projects, from individuals to large-scale enterprise operations.
        Bitbucket
        Bitbucket gives teams one place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private Git repositories. Teams choose Bitbucket because it has a superior Jira integration, built-in CI/CD, & is free for up to 5 users.
        Perforce
        Visibility, access control, workflow and code management for Git environments. Flexibility of collaborating on the same codebase and code reviews using any combination of Perforce and Git workflows and tools without compromise.
        Mercurial
        Mercurial is dedicated to speed and efficiency with a sane user interface. It is written in Python. Mercurial's implementation and data structures are designed to be fast. You can generate diffs between revisions, or jump back in time within seconds.
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