After GitHub CEO backs Black Lives Matter, workers demand an end to ICE contract

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Changing some terminology in source code (renaming “master” to “primary” is a better solution to the problem. /s


Get woke go broke.


clearly they’d rather have a practically meaningless gesture of solidarity than actually do anything that affects the bottom line. i’d argue the term master only exists as an artifact, since Linus emancipated version control from bitbucket’s highly inefficient master/slave replication strategy.


Moving a git repo from one location to another is as simple as it gets. Denying business to ICE will be just as annoying to ICE as a mosquito bite.


It’s behind the paywall! So what is the story?