Git vs Git Flow: What are the differences?
Developers describe Git as "Fast, scalable, distributed revision control system". Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. On the other hand, Git Flow is detailed as "A set of git extensions to provide high-level repository operations". It provides excellent command line help and output. It is a merge based solution. It doesn't rebase feature branches.
Git can be classified as a tool in the "Version Control System" category, while Git Flow is grouped under "Git Tools".
Git and Git Flow are both open source tools. It seems that Git with 28.2K GitHub stars and 16.3K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Git Flow with 1.9K GitHub stars and 455 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Git has a broader approval, being mentioned in 3934 company stacks & 4790 developers stacks; compared to Git Flow, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.
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