I second this call. The comparison between SVN and Git would be very helpful. 

Bohyun Kim, MA, MSLIS
Digital Access Librarian
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Throwing my 2c in, as a heavy SVN user who only uses Git on rare occasion, I'd definitely like to see this as a preconference topic.

David K. Uspal
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Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] 2012 preconference proposals wanted!

I like the idea of a git preconf. I'd be happy to sit in and/or show how
we use git in my dev group.

Matt Phillips
Harvard Library Innovation Laboratory
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On 9/21/11 12:30 PM, "Cary Gordon" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>I could help. We use git and I am a huge fan. I helped support the
>move to git at Drupal.
>I don't know that I could commit to being the lead.
>On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 8:43 AM, Rob Casson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> some of us in IRC were kicking around the idea of a git preconf.  i'm
>> just getting started, and totally unqualified to lead something like
>> that, but could help out a bit...anyone feel like they could wrangle
>> that?  we've got a couple folks that could talk about specifics
>> (gitolite, etc)
>> On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 9:13 PM, John Fink <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> Hey Code4lib folks!
>>> Code4Lib 2012 is rapidly approaching and it's time to gather up some
>>>  proposals for the Code4Lib 2012 preconference sessions! We're
>>> preconference proposals for both full day and half day morning/evening
>>> sessions. If you've got an idea, put it on the wiki! It's at
>>> The
>>> deadline is Friday, November 18th. We can accommodate preconference
>>> of varying sizes; there's a main room that can fit 275 people and five
>>> breakout rooms that can fit between 30-35 people. For examples of last
>>> preconference proposals, take a look at the wiki here --
>>> Once
>>> collected enough proposals, we'll put them up, and if we've collected
>>> many of them, we'll vote on which ones are the best, probably after
>>> 18th. Thanks for submitting and let us know if you've got any
>>> jf
>Cary Gordon
>The Cherry Hill Company