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Re: Can't build first git commit

That was proably my bad. 

I still find it somewhat astounding that it compiles with a modern
toolchain after 15+ years. Many projects fail to do so (it's an
understandably high bar to have).

I'm glad this is possible and you were able to do so (maybe you want to
share your experiences about it somewhere? :))


On Wed, Mar 06, 2019 at 09:19:58PM +0100, Fabio Aiuto wrote:
> Yes that's great.
> Why somebody told me about a outdate toolchain when I started this
> little thread about first git compiling? Sorry for my stupid question
> but the you just resolved with that make override...
> Maybe there's something I have to know?
> Il giorno mer, 06/03/2019 alle 15.03 -0500, Jeff King ha scritto:
> > On Wed, Mar 06, 2019 at 08:58:40PM +0100, Fabio Aiuto wrote:
> > 
> > > Yes the fetch command wasn't written at that time, right? I didn't
> > > understand why should be better to work with the git code from
> > > github.
> > > There's something I misunderstood?
> > 
> > I just mean that it is an interesting fact that modern Git and Git
> > v1.0
> > can still interact seamlessly over the network. I.e., you could still
> > collaborate with somebody using an ancient version of Git (hopefully
> > nobody is using v1.0, but logically it extends to all of the
> > intermediate versions).
> > 
> > -Peff

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