Git 2.33 comes with a new merge strategy 'merge-ort' that gains 500x-9000x speed

added by DotNetKicks
8/18/2021 4:13:20 PM


Several months after releasing Git 2.31, the open-source Git Project released Git 2.33 as the latest stable update. The previous version, which was released in March, added background maintenance, on-disk reverse indexes to Git. The latest version of Git (v2.33) brings a new merge strategy called "merge-ort", several improvements around geometric repacking, and a number of other fixes and improvements on top of the previous release.