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Accidentally run gl-setup by default user. Cannot log in to server

I installed Git and gitolite in my new server. In gitolite installation steps, i executed gl-setup command accidentally by my default user. not with git user. Now i am unable to log in to server. it ...
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Bash Script for Git Checkout

How do we create a bash script to do a git checkout on a couple of previous commits? cd /Users/testuser/testproject for i in `cat /Users/testuser/Desktop/commits.txt` do git checkout $i I have this ...
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GitHub for Windows, but for Ubuntu [on hold]

Is there a version of Github for Windows or Github for Mac that is meant for Ubuntu/Linux?
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Ubuntu 14.04 git install problem [duplicate]

after sudo apt-get install git: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required ...
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Git Repo sync stops - denied by fallthru

I am a Git beginner, I am trying to download the code from cloud and server. I am always getting the following error message, FATAL: R any VRSH/.../LINUX/android/abi/cpp xyz_id_rsa DENIED by fallthru ...
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How do I set the tld for the hostname?

There is a bug in etckeeper with git in 14.04 Trusty Tahr where there is needed the TLD in the hostname. My solution as a workaround was to think of a fantasy tdl and set it with: hostname ...
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which PPA has the most current version of git for 12.04? ppa:git-core/ppa is outdated

Just installed git via ppa:git-core/ppa and got 1.7.9.5 when the current version is 1.9.2. $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa You are about to add the following PPA to your system: The most ...
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Git strange behaviour

I recently upgraded my ubuntu local server to 14.04. I don't know if it's related with upgrade or not, but things is there was no such problem before. The problem is, Googled this problem, and ...
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unable to connect local server with ssh?

i'm using ubuntu 13.04 64-bit. when i'm trying to connect with the local server it gives me following message and asking paasword even though it is configured with server. ...
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Another fatal: does not appear to be a git reposity question

On my local repo I added and committed all my code into a master branch that I am trying to push to a remote repo. When I enter git push engFormula master. I get a does not appear to be a git ...
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Connect to other network to use git repo

I have used Gigolo to create a bookmark/mount for a drive that I named engineering. How would I be able to access this using the command line? When I click on anything under Computer I can find a ...
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Graphical GitHub client for ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am looking for an easy to use, graphical github client for ubuntu, since I do not know how to use git in the terminal (yet). Thanks
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HEAD is now at 9e52a21

I am trying to run a kernel module on a Nexus 7 emulator on Ubuntu. I ran this command in the terminal: git clone https://android.googlesource.com/kernel/msm.git Then I want to checkout this: git ...
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Intellij unable to fetch from git

I've cloned an existing git repository. Git is working fine when I pull using command line. However, when I try doing the same from Intellij, it says Fetch failed. Fatal : Could not read from remote ...
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avatar_cache_open_cb: Operation not supported

When I run gitg via ssh with X11 forwarding, each time I click one of the commits the following warning appears on my screen: ** (gitg:25283): WARNING **: avatar_cache_open_cb: Operation not ...
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Currently best Git UI tool? [duplicate]

What is the best Git UI tool at this moment? I am currently using Ubuntu built-in git-gui tool but I am not sure if there is a better one (like Tortoise* close for Ubuntu). I've checked other topics ...
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Avoid initial full directory commit & rather add file to VCS just before modifying the file?

Could I put a certain file in some VCS like git/subversion/etc only "when" I am modifying it. So first I put the unmodified version & then the modified version. The desire is to put the file in ...
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Getting git error on juju charm-upgrade [closed]

I'm playing with the upgrade-charm command to better understand how it works and what happens during it. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. According to the log JUJU tries to use the git client for a charm ...
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How can “git gui” open repository from parent directory?

I start Git GUI tool using command git gui or git citool. I wanted to add another entry to right click script menu (already have dozens of commands) and created a script like this: #!/bin/sh git ...
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How to start git-gui?

I've installed git-gui tool via sudo apt-get install git-gui. But how do I start it? Trying with search or git-gui command did not find and UI tool for Git.
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How to unset default git identity

does anybody know, where is located something like main config of git? I use netbeans and when I installed git, it created identity from my username and hostname (stellaireman ). In my home folder ...
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Why don't git colours appear when using watch?

When running git status -sb I see: I want to watch (from procps-ng 3.3.3) a repository. The --color option is supposed to keep colours. Interestingly, it works with ls: $ watch --color "ls ...
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I tried to install git in my machine but i got a error message like below? [duplicate]

I tried all the possibility kindly let me know how resolve this error message and how to install git in my machine, (personal)root@ubuntu:/home/shan/workspace/projects# apt-get -f install git-core ...
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Automatically enter a pw for a bit bucket account?

I have a git repo on an ubuntu 12.04 machine synced with a remote bit bucket repo. When I do a git pull I have to always provide a password. Is there a way to store that PW so that I don't have to ...
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How can I use a git client with a GUI on a bitbucket repo which I already worked on?

I have a bitbucket account and opened a git repo there. I worked with the command line and made a few simple test commits for a few simple text files. It's actually quite simple, if I just use it the, ...
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Sharing git repo on NTFS partition between Linux/Windows dualboot

I've posted this question already stackoverflow but got no answer: click Since I'm having this problem on Ubuntu I repost my question here. I hope this is not forbidden. I'm developing an (Qt) ...
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Github ask for Username & password after Configure ssh?

I have Created SSH keygen and Just add the Public Key to My Github Account. When I am pushing My local Saved State to Github Repo.It ask for UserName & Password again. Any input would be ...
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Moving from SVN to GIT , best way to copy full repos?

We are changing from SVN to GIT, and I wonder which is the best way to copy the files from one to another server. For that I would use rsync but I need to know if I can first copy the files and than ...
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how to manage livecd collaboration in git

Im trying to create a git repository that will hold an Ubuntu LiveCD image so all my team can collaborate but ive hit a rough patch... if i create the repository from an open (unsquashed) image, when ...
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Make CronTab not asking for id_rsa keyword when running in terminal

I like to do some git pull inside a script and see see output of it. So I made up this cronjob to test: DISPLAY=:0 * * * * * mike /usr/bin/gnome-terminal -x zsh -c "/var/www/up.sh; zsh" ...
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How do I see all GIT Users from my private git server?

I just installed GIT server on my ubuntu 12.04 server. It works well, but I don't know all configurations. I know that i can see my pricate account using nano ~/.gitconfig but how to see all users who ...
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Setup git to pull VPS folder- /var/www from ubuntu 12.04 apache web server to ubuntu 13.10 desktop

I want to setup git on my vps (ubuntu server 12.04 lts) and my Linux machine (ubuntu desktop 13.10). I want to be able to use git pull command to pull my code from my /var/www folder so that I can ...
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How to setup a private git repository?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and created a git server and gave some users access to one repos I created. I have trouble to download the repos using open SSH through command line, no putty nothing. I am ...
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when i am cloning in to website it shows error

git clone http://sample.com/bag name here i mentioned web address as sample.com/bag for reference. I also tried with ssh://sample.com/bag name I also tried with ssh://git@sample.com/bag name ...
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Error deploying services in juju local

After following all the guides, I've managed to configure juju in the local environment inside a virtualbox guest machine, but after deploying any service (wordpress,juju-gui), they load to the point ...
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gitolite http access

At the beginning of the year I became the system ''admin'' of our server. In fact I am not really the system admin because I have no root rights. The funny thing is, that I must install all software ...
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Syntax of Terminal Commands

The syntax of a Terminal command will be something like the following: command -option argument But the following Git command seems irregular, can anyone explain the syntax of it. (Why two ...
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Public key issue

Every time I want to push to github I get this error. $ git push Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly Then I have to ssh-add, but it doesn't work either. $ ...
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How to compile latest VLC on Ubuntu 12.04 from git sources

I want to install the latest VLC source from git and compile it on Ubuntu 12.04 and make it very full-featured. A plugin I wish to use requires that I have VLC sources available, so I might as well ...
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Git - URL does not appear to be a git repository

I just started using Git and now I'm experiencing a problem. I have a production server and a local development repository. All files on my local master branch should be on the production server. So ...
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Interpretting output from fsck

I'm working on a project using git, and ran into some problems: How to diagnose and fix git fatal unable to read tree The comments suggested that my issue might be related to my file system, so I have ...
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Nano unresponsive when using git commit - Ubuntu 12.04

Can anyone provide some assistance with Nano? When I do a git commit -a -m "blah some text" it brings up the Nano editor, but the editor is completely unresponsive to my keyboard commands including ...
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Actual size vs Virtual size

Am downloading a pacman git projects which is nearly 20gb. But I have only 4gb available in actual size .whereas I have 200gb available in virtual. Dynamically allocated storage. Will I have any ...
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fatal: could not create work tree dir 'metasploit-framework'.: Permission denied

I am following this guide. I am doing this: cd /opt git clone https://github.com/rapid7/metasploit-framework.git cd metasploit-framework When I am doing : git clone ...
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GitLab Omnibus Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to build GitLab from the Omnibus project in my Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit following this link After issuing sudo apt-get install ruby ruby-bundler I downloaded the source from here and after ...
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GitLab dpkg-buildpackage error

This is a question related to my other question I am following these instructions to build a Debian package out of gitlab management software. I got the following error dpkg-buildpackage ...
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Empty Trash - Nautilus consumes 6.7gb of RAM Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit

I was building a directory from the command prompt and by accident initialized the entire home directory instead of the folder that I wanted, is there a way to undo this? The readme.md is in the trash ...
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Is there any command line interactive tool like meld?

I usually work on someone else's code base on a remote system and often need to merge code from two different files. For that I have to pull files to my system and meld it and push it back to the ...
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setup Gitlab CI

I have setup Gitlab in ubuntu server, it's working fine. I access Gitlab by url http://123.456.789.100 and Gitlab login details username:admin@local.host password:123456 Then I wanted to set ...
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How to correctly add git man pages to ubuntu

I was starting out with git and decided to have a look at help pages. Upon typing: git help config I receive the following error message: man: can't resolve /usr/share/man/man1/git-config.1.gz: No ...