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Git-Lit: an Application of Distributed Version Control Technology toward the Creation of 50,000 Digital Scholarly Editions

Jonathan Reeve

Group for Experimental Methods in the Humanities

Columbia University

The Problems

Version Control Systems

Features of Version Control Systems

Distributed Version Control

Distributed Version Control

Example Features:

git checkout <change number>

git revert <change number>

(Try doing that with Microsoft Word!)

git merge <branch name>

Version Control Cloud Services


Project Aims

The Corpora

How Can I Use It?

Call for Contributions

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