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I have installed both git and git-core using

sudo apt-get install git git-core

still when i try to run some git command on terminal, I get the following error message:

The program 'git' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
sudo apt-get install git

I retried and retried over, I get the same error, Also I tried removing and reinstalling git.

How do I get git to work?

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"when i try to run some git command"? Does it only work with some commands? If so, please provide a few examples of what does and does not work. – InkBlend Feb 19 '13 at 22:56
even simply typing git says me that git is not installed, – shivshnkr Feb 20 '13 at 5:01
when i run sudo apt-get install git, i get message: git is already the newest version. git set to manually installed. – shivshnkr Feb 20 '13 at 5:15
Please run oneconf-query | grep git and which git and create a comment with the results. – InkBlend Feb 20 '13 at 5:25
i get output : git git-core git-man git-gui gitk which git didnt return anything – shivshnkr Feb 20 '13 at 15:37

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