Re: Forever? Not if somebody thinks of something better.
Miss the point much? Better things have come along but Git has the momentum and market share so it doesn't matter how good other systems are. They'd need a feature that Git doesn't and couldn't have before people would take the overhead of shifting.
"Torvalds himself"? Are you allowed to use his name in vain like that? (Sorry, but your post does have an air of zealotry....)