What are private repositories?

Some articles on private repositories, repositories:

Bitbucket
... It offers free accounts with unlimited numbers of private repositories (which can have up to five users in the case of free accounts) as of September 2010 ... Private repositories are not shown on profile pages - if a user has only private repositories, it will simply state that the user does not have any repositories ...

Famous quotes containing the words repositories and/or private:

    There is a relation between the hours of our life and the centuries of time. As the air I breathe is drawn from the great repositories of nature, as the light on my book is yielded by a star a hundred millions of miles distant, as the poise of my body depends on the equilibrium of centrifugal and centripetal forces, so the hours should be instructed by the ages and the ages explained by the hours.
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    Public scandal is what makes the offense; sinning in private is not sinning at all.
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