Just received an email from Apple today:
Subject: Re: Bug ID 6543251: Git is not available by default on Leopard
This is a follow up to Bug ID# 6543251. After further investigation it has been determined that this is a known issue, which is currently being investigated by engineering. This issue has been filed in our bug database under the original Bug ID# 5404556. The original bug number being used to track this duplicate issue can be found in the State column, in this format: Duplicate/OrigBug#.
Thank you for submitting this bug report. We truly appreciate your assistance in helping us discover and isolate bugs.
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This is a followup to Want Git preinstalled on next Mac OS X?