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authorJunio C Hamano <>2012-12-16 06:24:10 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2012-12-16 06:24:10 (GMT)
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README: it does not matter who the current maintainer is
The audience of this introductory document does not have to know nor interact with the maintainer, so drop the mention of him. Other documents such as SubmittingPatches may be a more suitable place to have it. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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Git is an Open Source project covered by the GNU General Public
License version 2 (some parts of it are under different licenses,
-compatible with the GPLv2).
-It was originally written by Linus Torvalds with help of a group of
-hackers around the net. It is currently maintained by Junio C Hamano.
+compatible with the GPLv2). It was originally written by Linus
+Torvalds with help of a group of hackers around the net.
Please read the file INSTALL for installation instructions.