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Git basics, How can I grab files from git?

I am new to git so chances are there is a simple answer. I have a git command for grabbing a site git clone git@devel.foobar.com:foob.com.git Now when I run this I am prompted for a password via ...
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How do I integrate git with emacs?

What do I need to install to be able to do something like the lines below in Ubuntu 11.04? M-x git-status git-commit-file command (c key) git pull git push
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jhbuild will not continue git downloads

I have been trying to install gnome 3 on my 10.10. I read this tutorial and am using jhbuild to install the 41 required packages. jhbuild apparently pulls the required packages using git and wget. I ...
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How do I get “Quickly” to use Git?

How do I get Quickly to use Git as its default version control instead of Bazaar?
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How to install KDE 4.3 on Ubuntu 9.04? (or how can I use konqueror 4.3 on andlinux?)

I added the kubuntu jaunty backport deb in the sources.list file, the GPG key + done apt-get update and dist-upgrade etc… Pick a question: Is there a way to update Konqueror 4.2.4? Where can I ...
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Discover Whether A Program Is Installed From Python3 Script

Within my python3 software I need to check to see if git is installed. I know that from the terminal I can type: dpkg --get-selections > filename to find what programs are installed and then put ...
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Using python3 To Install Git -> If Statements/File Reading Error

As part of a larger program, I am using git to check the program itself for updates. Of course, the user will need git installed to do so. I've created a small bit of python3 code to check if the user ...
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Nautilus “locks up” when browsing directories with version control, many files

When opening a directory that is version controlled, especially one with subdirectories containing hundreds or thousands of individual files, Nautilus temporarily freezes (application does not respond ...
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Searching ppa for recent versions of git and cmake

I am searching for two PPAs for a Lucid Server. One for git, I found Git stable releases for Git, is this correct? I did not find any PPAs for cmake and need support for that.
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Confusion about git; how to undo?

I wanted to install some source code that was on git. Don't really know what that means ; I've never used git before, but I figured it was time to learn so, I first installed git. Next I tried to ...
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git authentication with Active Directory user

I use likewise-open to connect to a Windows AD, and I am able to see AD users. What should I do to authenticate a user for git when I push to and pull from a git repository? Where is this ...
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How to make gui based setup of git server?

I have 1 git server and few systems(git installed) connected to server. I'm trying to setup a gui based setup for server and clients systems both. I'm have Ubuntu on all systems. Could anyone help ...
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How to setup a Git server? [duplicate]

I am trying to setup a Git server could. Can anyone tell me how to set up a Git server, so that client machines can connect to that server and make use of Git version control for their projects... ...
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Problems with certificate with wget and github lately

Lately, I have received errors while using wget against github on ubuntu 10.04. ERROR: certificate common name `*.github.com' doesn't match requested host name `github.com'. To connect to github.com ...
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CVS vs SVN vs GIT vs anyother [closed]

CVS is being used in my workplace and I've no much knowledge of cvs other than installing and creating cvs users and I heard developers share their project with eclipse or something like that. I'm ...
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How to use crontab, .netrc, and git push?

I am in the process of automating the backups from various servers to a central point then pushing those config changes into a git repo so I can track any changes over time. The rest of the scripts ...
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Git on Launchpad

I develop most of my code in Git repos, now that I've become slightly more active on Launchpad I've started picking up Bazaar which has two "small" difference from Git's workflow that ride against how ...
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Setting up a git server

I've recently set up ubuntu-server on Amazon EC2. I would like to use it as my git server, so I could store my repos there. So, where can I find some detailed instructions of how to setup git on ...
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A question about git and github [closed]

I have a problem. I forked a project in github.com. I made my changes, commited it and pushed to the original (what I Forked) repo. But in the original repo there are many changes, so I'd like to ...
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Does it make sense to store a git repo on Ubuntu One?

I'm working on a small project, mostly at home, but I'd like to be able to access my git repo from multiple machines, all of which are connected to Ubuntu One. Do you think I can safely store my ...
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Setting up gitweb/apache2

I have recently began storing code, that I write on a local server I have at home. I was hoping to start a gitweb instance at home so I can see commits and track progress with my other team mates. I ...
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How can I import bzr branches into git?

I am quite used to using git, is there an easy way to import/export from bzr into git and back bzr once I have made commits?
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Installing git to be used in a multi-user system

I need to install git on a server that will be shared and accessed by multiple users. I assume I will use git+ssh, so each user will have a system account, but how do I go about install git and a ...
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What are the steps for configuring gitosis?

Looking for setup steps for gitosis after installing from apt-get.
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How do you compile multiple kernels from the git repository?

I've been trying to identify a kernel change that has killed hibernate on my Dell Inspiron 600m and I've made some good progress by checking out the kernel source from the git repository and rolling a ...
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What are the differences between the git and git-core packages?

Why there is a git package and a git-core package? Is there any difference?
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Nautilus Git integration

Is there any equivalent to TortoiseSVN but for Ubuntu / Git? I'd like to integrate Git commands to Nautilus.