[Python-Dev] Microsoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Mon Jun 4 11:40:34 EDT 2018

On Mon, 4 Jun 2018 17:03:27 +0200
Victor Stinner <vstinner at redhat.com> wrote:
> At this point, I have no opinion about the event :-) I just guess that
> it should make GitHub more sustainable since Microsoft is a big
> company with money and interest in GitHub. I'm also confident that
> nothing will change soon. IMHO there is no need to worry about
> anything.

It does spell uncertainty on the long term.  While there is no need to
worry for now, I think it gives a different colour to the debate about
moving issues to Github.



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