back to article China’s government-anointed Git operator says it will become a Linux Foundation mirror

A Chinese Git-as-a-service outfit named “Gitee” claims it has struck a deal with the Linux Foundation to mirror its projects behind the great firewall. In August 2020 Gitee announced that a consortium of ten companies and Open Source China had chosen it to provide the collaborative and open facilities outlined in China’s 2016- …

  1. CrackedNoggin Bronze badge

    How generous of Gitee

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Unless, of course, the project "insults" the Chinese government in some way. :(

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward


      Why insulting someone or something would be the goal of a project ?

    2. Ken Hagan Gold badge

      Indeed. Git Censorship as a Service sounds like a better description.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        @Ken Hagan - Helps people

        focus on the quality of their code. For the rest, there's Facebook.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward


    here we go, yippeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!

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