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Git SSH not working in SSH session

First of all, I am not entirely sure if this is a problem with Ubuntu itself, but any insight would be helpful. I use Ubuntu 14.04. I have a git repo cloned over SSH, and normally I have no problems ...
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Unable to install any package with apt-get

When I am trying to install git using apt-get. I am using a Pre-Configured VM machine in my laptop which is configured for hadoop (CDH) environment. I got it from my coaching institute. It is Ubuntu ...
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How to clone a git repository?

I know how to clone a git repository to my system, using git clone. I cloned a repository using that command: git clone https://github.com/<user name>/<repository name> But when I tried ...
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Verifying installation: 'apt-cache policy' vs 'which'

I have searched for every variation of this question for days and I have not been able to find a clear explanation therefore I come to the collective knowledge here in the hopes of resolving my ...
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How to install git-lfs on Ubuntu 16.04?

I am trying to install git-lfs package and it looks like expected paths are not Ubuntu friendly. From Downloads section of git-lfs I choose Linux AMD64 file name git-lfs-freebsd-amd64-1.2.1.tar.gz, ...
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How to clone Keepass 2 plugins from Github?

I have Ubuntu MATE 16.04. I want to install Keepass 2 plugins. However, I want to install those plugins via an unconventional way. I want to rather git clone the .plgx files in /usr/lib/keepass2/...
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Git clone/push/pull through SSH freezes [closed]

Normally I use git with online repositories like github and gitlab through SSH using my rsa key to authenticate. I think that, 2/3 of the times I try to do clone/push/pull, git freezes. If I raise ...
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nvm installation error - yo: command not found

I was going to install hubot. When I installed nvm, it failed, and I can't use nvm -v to view its version. I don't know the reason why it failed. Here is the error log: npm ERR! Linux 4.4.0-21-...
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sudo apt-get --install-suggests install git fails

When I try to install git along with its suggested packages, I get errors indicating that git-daemon-run and runit failed to install properly. Looking up the error messages leads me to https://bugs....
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Difference between installing git vs installing git-all

What's the difference between sudo apt-get install git-all vs sudo apt-get install git Is there any advantage of installing either or all?
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No Installation candidates found for gitolite

I am trying to install git and gitolite with the command sudo apt-get -y install git gitolite. It gives me the following output: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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what is the official github for ubuntu? [closed]

I am looking for a link to official ubuntu OS development on github.(answer) it has been said in the comments it's not officially hosted on github yet some fork of git on ubuntu servers? Anyways ...
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How to check multiple id_rsa keys in ubuntu before git pull

I have two different id_rsa keys which are as follows: /home/ubuntu/.ssh/id_rsa_1 /home/ubuntu/.ssh/id_rsa_2 I have added both in ssh, and the result of ssh-add -l is as follows: 4096 cb:c2:9e:06:...
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Git-All and Runit Problems in 16.04

When I am trying to install the git-all from the repositories sudo apt-get install git-all at the end of the installation process I get some errors: start: Unable to connect to Upstart: Failed to ...
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Ubuntu-touch ruby / rails development: installing with rvm

I have a Bq10 tablet running Ubuntu-touch OTA-11. I want to be able to work with Ruby and rails apps. Usually I use rvm for this. Is it possible to install rvm [or something similiar] using ubuntu-...
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git clone hex2hcd “command not found” Ubuntu bluetooth [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and my bluetooth stopped working. The accepted solution for this problem is to find the driver in hex format and convert it to hcd for installation: sudo apt-get install git ...
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How to setup cgit with apache2 in Ubuntu?

I have tried to configure cgit with apache2 for many times but all failed. Here are my configurations: apache2 conf: <VirtualHost *80:> DocumentRoot /var/www/htdocs/cgit ScriptAlias /...
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While trying to install git, “errors were encountered while processing: runit, git-daemon-run”

I'm trying to install git using sudo apt-get install git-all but I'm getting an error message which ends as follows: Errors were encountered while processing: runit git-daemon-run E: Sub-process ...
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Where does git/ignore live?

http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/wily/man5/gitignore.5.html I'm trying to follow these directions, but when I go to my .config folder there's no git folder. I've used git many times already, but ...
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How install git in ubuntu

i want to install git on my ubuntu i use this command in terminal sudo apt-get install git but it's take error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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dpkg: error processing package (Ubuntu 16.04)

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04. After install git (and later git-all), I'm getting the following errors whenever I try to run "sudo apt-get upgrade". Setting up runit (2.1.2-3ubuntu1) ... start: Unable to ...
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Access git in libertine container

I have created a libertine container and successfully installed x11 apps. I have also installed git. How can I access this, or other command line applications from the terminal?
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ubuntu kernel git for xenial gives wrong source version

I'm trying to pull kernel sources from this location: http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git/ubuntu/ubuntu-xenial.git/ And I'm expecting to see 4.4.0-21/22 related sources. What I'm getting is 4.4.8 version ...
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Unable to install git on 14.04

I'm trying to install git on Ubuntu 14.04, but it's giving me this error: guest-te1w6r-Lenovo-G50-80:~$ sudo apt-get install git sudo: unable to change to root gid: Operation not permitted ...
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Can't clone porject from bitbucket & github

I can't clone projets and I don't know why... I reinstalled ubuntu this morning, generated a public key with ssh-keygen and added my public key ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub to bitbucket and github... EDIT 2 - ...
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Where is kernel.release generated and updated?

There a file include/config/kernel.release in Linux kernel source. It contains version of the kernel (for example 4.6.0-rc4+). As I know this value is generated from nearest tag of git. I want to ...
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Cannot rsync Git objects

I'm using rsync to backup my home directory to a Synology NAS. Everything works fine except Git objects: $ rsync -avP $HOME me@server:/volume1/homes/me/ ... rsync: open(.git/objects/c8/...
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Git commit message problem

When I issue the following command on 16.04 with Git 2.7.4 from the apt repository git commit -sS --status I get the following result: Aborting commit due to empty commit message. I have ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code in16.04LTS

During install of git-all error code (1) is displayed. after on running the following commands the output are: sudo apt-get install git-all [sudo] password for yash: Reading package lists.....
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What is the correct way to use git with gnome-keyring and http(s) repos?

Currently, whenever I git pull or git push to a http(s) repository, I get the following: $ git pull Username for 'https://gitrepos.reposdomain.com': me@mydomain.com Password for 'https://me@mydomain....
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Why git clone command isn't working?

I'm new to github and was trying out the git clone command, and when I try to run it , it gives me an error saying Cloning into 'rugged'... Warning: Permanently added the RSA host key for IP address '...
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Which is the best git client for linux? [closed]

I am moving out of a windows enviroment where i used Tortoise Git. I heard linux git clients are pretty poor... can you guys help me finding a good one?
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How to build and install a cloned GitHub library?

I've used git clone to make a local copy of a GitHub repository containing a video driver I'd like to use. The local copy contains all of the source for the program; but as a newbie to Ubuntu, I've no ...
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RabbitVCS on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Recently I installed Ubuntu 16.04, and I would like to install RabbitVCS on my system. I already add the PPA and apt update and seem no build yet for xenial http://ppa.launchpad.net/rabbitvcs/ppa/...
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Display Current branch name in ubuntu terminal

I have followed the steps given in the accepted answer in this question - Prepend current git branch in terminal. But even after adding following code to .bashrc and restarting the laptop, I do not ...
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How to fix processing with runit and git-daemon-run

I'm trying to install Django using sudo apt-get install python-django But I'm getting error Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done python-...
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installing for Chromebook converted to Linux?

I just got Linux on my Chromebook. for now, Chromebook is my only option to use Linux as my desktop is out of commission. I started using The Odin Project, and I need a bunch of things on my ...
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DNS lookup sometimes failing for git clone

Every so often when I try to clone or pull a Git repository from my private hosted Gitlab server I get an error stating that the name or host could not be resolved. I figured this was because a DNS ...
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smart-git does not refresh updated file automatically?

smart-git does not refresh updated file automatically, every time need to press F5. I am using Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS and smart-git 7.1.
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How to setup meld as merge tool on Ubuntu 15.10?

EDIT: gitkraken now features a merge tool with conflict resolution. Its available from the official gitkraken website. So I have a working solution I am using gitkraken as my GUI-git client, which ...
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phablet-dev-bootstrap: error: Cannot fetch CyanogenMod/android_external_koush_Superuser error: Exited sync due to fetch errors

I was trying to run phablet-dev-bootstrap ../phablet it was throwing loads of 404 errors then eventually threw a fatal error: curl: (22) The requested URL returned error: 404 Not Found Server does ...
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How to correct the command for PHP 7.0.* in following PHP cli and git installation?

I'm using Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS 64-bit OS on my machine. I just updated all the softwares and packages installed on my system by running following commands from the terminal : sudo apt-get update ...
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How to tell git not to use rsa key but username + password

I guess I messed with my ssh configuration. Lately I cannot clone a local repository anymore. It seems like the git repository is accepting both publickey and password but instead of letting me ...
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How to provide a ppa for a project on Github in README?

I have uploaded the source on Github but I want to provide the PPA in the README file so that users can directly do sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:foo/project Then update the cache using: sudo ...
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Git freezes computer on push/pull/fetch

It doesn't matter what repo, as soon as Git tries to do anything over the network it freezes my computer. Also, as soon as the computer freezes the syslog starts to fill with '^@'. Doesn't matter if ...
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Import SSH keys for remote server

I have an Ubuntu 15.10 X64 and I am working on a project for which I am trying out GIT. I have created a repo on one of our remote servers, which is a Debian server, and the repo is accessible via SSH ...
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Installing git on ubuntu 14.04 crashed

I'm unable to install git on ubuntu here is the response sudo apt-get install git Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could ...
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Belkin N600 USB Wireless adapter not detecting 5GHz connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I 've installed its driver following these steps: sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-generic git git clone https://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8192du.git cd rtl8192du make sudo make ...
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First Bash Script Problem

I'm completely new to Bash, and I'm trying to make a simple script to automate Git pulling and pushing from a repo, but I can't get it to work. Here is a pastebin of the code: http://pastebin.com/...
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how to download a CVS reposititory from sourceforge

How do I download this code with cvs? I press "enter" when prompted for a password, but no download initiates. thufir@mordor:~$ thufir@mordor:~$ cvs -d:pserver:anonymous@jamochamud.cvs.sourceforge....