[BangPypers] [COMMERCIAL] CodersCombat project hosting servicefor all

Kenneth Gonsalves lawgon at au-kbc.org
Wed Apr 14 09:21:13 CEST 2010


On Wednesday 14 Apr 2010 12:39:13 pm Anand Balachandran Pillai wrote:
> > I think in github you can make project *private*.
> > Am i wrong?
> 
>  Never tried github. Even if it can't I don't see why students
>  would benefit from keeping their project private.  Wouldn't
>  being open and public help student projects ? The thinking
>  that keeping your project private and "confidential" is a benefit
>  is against the basic idea of OSS and fundamentally flawed,
>  especially for students.
> 

if you want private all you need to do is set up a repo on the local LAN. For 
people outside the LAN it is no big deal to give them access through dial in 
or internet.
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Kenneth Gonsalves
Senior Associate
NRC-FOSS
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