The best place to talk about Git and get questions answered is usually the mailing list. You don't even need to be subscribed to post, just send an email to:
You can find more official information about the mailing list here:
The list volume is around 100 posts per day, to subscribe send an email to:
With an empty subject line and the words "subscribe git" in the message body.
Mailing List Archives
There are several sites that archive all of the mailing list traffic so that you can search for discussions that have happened in the past:
- [archive], with web interface using [], [interface], [interface] (Usenet interface) and [feeds].
- [mailing list archive at MARC], Mailing list ARChives, with search.
- [Australian archive] (
www.gelato.unsw.edu.au) (last updated Feb 2007).
- [archive] (least used)
- [] of firstname.lastname@example.org (last updated Sep 2005).
You can read ongoing threads without subscribing via GMane news (Usenet) gateway:
You can read (selected) threads using RSS feeds
- From [archive] you can read all messages or all topics, with full or with excepted texts.
- From [Mailing List RSS Feeds] you can read selected threads (ANNOUNCE, msysGit Herald, Notes from maintainer, What's in...).
For quick questions or just to hang out with fellow git enthusiasts, join the #git channel on irc.freenode.net.
These are events when git developers and users physically meet in the same place. See the GitTogether page for more information.