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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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ssh/git does not use GUI to ask for password after upgrade to to Ubuntu 16.04 [migrated]

I used to run Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer. Whenever I used ssh keys to log in to various servers, I used to get a GUI pop-up dialog asking me for the password for my key. After entering the password ...
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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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Git “end hung up unexpectedly”

I was following the instructions at https://wiki.unrealengine.com/Building_On_Linux to install UE4 on my Ubuntu 14.04. But when I type in the command git clone -b 4.11 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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How Can i fix these Errors to install vichan

I need some help Installing an Image board but i have a few problems installing it. See what i did was i "git" the image board files onto my home directory and copied the files over to /var/www/html/ ...
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Find the GIT Repository in specific directory and exec git bundle command

I am using ubuntu 12.04 TLS in which i have a git repository in a specific directory, what i am trying is to take the scheduled backup of the repository and place it in specific directory that can be ...
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“git config --list” command not showing complete list, is the configuration incomplete?

I have installed git with command: sudo apt-get install git I even set the username and email in git config using this: $ git config --global user.name "John Doe" $ git config --global user.email ...
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Gogs in Ubuntu 15

Hi I have install gogs in Ubuntu 14 but after I upgrade to Ubuntu 15 I got the error: Job for gogs.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status ...
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First “git : Depends: liberror-perl but it is not installable”, than “E: Package 'liberror-perl' has no installation candidate” [duplicate]

when i run sudo apt-get install git i get error: git : Depends: liberror-perl but it is not installable E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages. Then i tried sudo ...
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Smartgit 7.1 freezes while startup

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 machine. When I start smartgit 7.1.2, it freezes on startup saying creating tray icon. I added following in vmoption file: jre=/usr/lib/jvm/java-7-oracle/ -DSWT_GTK3=1 ...
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Configure git with QtCreator

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, QtCreator 3.0.1 based on Qt 5.2.1, Git 1.9.1 I'm trying to configure QtCreator to work with git. I was able to create local repository, but I cannot add current project to it. ...
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help to make git working in my ubuntu 14.04 environment

I am having trouble to install or update git in my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop version.. I can ping the ( example PING us.archive.ubuntu.com ) address by name, but just can not make it work ... Thank you ...
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How to make git check for fetch and then make picture or sound?

How to make git check for fetch and then make picture or sound? Want to have notification without fetching all the time all
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Download executable script from GitHub preserving +x permissions

I want to make a GitHub repository of all relevant scripts I posted here as answers. But to keep it ultimately simple for the users, I would like to give them a single command to download the script ...
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Get out Git local Branch (Oh my zsh)

im learning to use Git and im also a Oh My Zsh user, and i love it, I've been having a problem lately because of my noob knowledge in Git, im stock inside a local Git branch on my laptop,causing me ...
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How to make command with included current working directory name, but not full path

Since im making my forks called as folders im using them then for fast push wanted to make command git commit -a && git push origin printf '%s\n' "${PWD##*/}" && git fetch --all ...
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Store git credentials permanently and encrypted using a keystore in Ubuntu

Storing git credentials with the command: git config credential.helper store stores them unencrypted in a plain text under ~/.git-credentials. In MacOS and Windows, GitHub Help suggests to use ...
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Suppress entering pass-phrase for SSH key, needed by Git-Auto-Deploy

I was in a terrible need and I went to Git-Auto-Deploy repository and cloned it into my server. For those who don't know a thing about it, it's a simple HTTP server that listens for Web Hooks from ...
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Unable to install git on Ubuntu 15.10

I tried installing git by sudo apt-get install git. But I got error. Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package git is not ...
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Which linux git GUI client can checkout commit with a doubleclick?

I am looking for a linux gui client which can checkout a commit with a double click. I have just tried giggle, gitk, git-cola and git-gui. None of them have that option (or at least doesn't work out ...
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git-dude script won't work as a cron job

So I have been using this witty Git desktop notifier called git-dude, except that I had the idea of daemonizing it, so I tried invoking it through cron in an allotted time frame, which is every 5 ...
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Fail to install git with apt-get on ubuntu 14.04

I want to install git, after using sudo apt-get install git to install git on my ubuntu 14.04. Logs are here: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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JDK related error while installing git

I was installing git on my ubuntu 14.04 with terminal command apt-get install git, but following logs was output showing that there may be something wrong with JDK, but I do have install jdk on my ...
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Unable to install git on ubuntu 14.10 [closed]

As the subject says, I can't install git. I tried apt-get update followed by apt-get upgrade, and also tried apt-get install git-core. Have the same issue in all cases, below: ubuntu-14:~ >> ...
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How to add a publickey in order to access git repository in RabbitVCS?

I would like to use RabbitVCS to connect to my online git repository. I cannot find a way how to add the PuTTY Key (pulblic key) and I get error: Permission denied. I am using ubuntu 15.10 Any idea ...
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How do I show the git branch with colours in Bash prompt?

I am using this guide to show the branch name in gnome terminal (Ubuntu 15.10) when working in a git repository. Based on the above I now have the below in my ~/.bashrc file: # uncomment for a ...
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Missing opensslconf.h when compiling GIT

I decided to clone the git source into /usr/src and checked out to the latest stable version (since I currently have 1.9.1). During the compiling I received a few errors regarding missing ...