Memory exhaustion in git garbage collection

Just as I was trying to garbage collect big repository, I started seeing this problem: # git gc Counting objects: 2746, done. Delta compression using up to 2 threads. fatal: Out of memory, malloc failed2) error: failed to run repack Looking for some remedy to this, it seems to be I can specify memory window […]

How Git is Saving My Project

Introduction If you have been following me, I’ve mentioned numerous time about this software called Git. You’ll find more information about what it is on their web page mentioned above or perhaps, you can checkout its Wikipedia article, if you prefer. Simply put, Git is distributed version control system. From mid-2008, I have been using […]

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