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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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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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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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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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How do I disable gnome-keyring ssh integration?

I don't want gnome-keyring to get in the way of my git commits, partially because it locks the entire screen while asking for a password, even on KDE (though I have now switched to GNOME). While I do ...
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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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How to use multiple ssh keys with different accounts and hosts

i have multiple ssh keys and i have also have account on bitbucket and github. how when ever i use pull it gives me error :/var/www/proj$ git pull origin master conq: repository access denied. ...
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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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Enter SSH passphrase once

Before upgrade When I was running git clone git@... (using ssh) once per computer restart a window dialog appeared containing a textbox for inserting my SSH passphrase and confirmed with OK. Then the ...
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“error: gnutls_handshake() failed” when connecting to https servers

When I try to connect to any HTTPS server with git, it gives the following error: error: gnutls_handshake() failed: A TLS packet with unexpected length was received. while accessing ... fatal: HTTP ...
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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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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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Clone GIT from SAMBA network share

Has anybody successfully cloned GIT repository to Ubuntu from a SAMBA network share? I have access over file manager and can ls over command line, but cannot clone Also, in git cola, qgit and gitg I ...
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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 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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Trouble setting up git error: could not lock config file

I'm getting this error when trying to set the global config: $ git config --global user.name "Your Name Here" error: could not lock config file /pathto/file/.gitconfig: No such file or directory ...
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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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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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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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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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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 do I install the latest version of Git with apt?

I read about a security flaw in Git, which was fixed in version 2.2.1. I currently have Git 2.1.0 on my system (Ubuntu 14.10), and tried to reinstall it with apt. However, apt told me that I currently ...
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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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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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Why do I get this warning from Gnome keyring in Xubuntu?

I have installed xubuntu-desktop ontop of a stock Ubuntu installation. When using ssh, or more specifically git, I always get this warning WARNING: gnome-keyring:: couldn't connect to: ...
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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 fix error processing package git-daemon-run?

I am trying to install php curl like so: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install php5-curl But I keep getting an error. Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Really verbose way to test Git connection over SSH?

When using GIT, I have problems with using GIT over SSH, and since it works just fine both from work, and at home with a different modem, it's obviously my home modem that is acting up. I have no ...
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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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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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“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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tortoisegit for ubuntu

Are there any alternatives to ToroiseGIT for Ubuntu? I'm looking for something to integrate GIT with nautilus in the context menu. Like TortoiseHG used to (replaced with HG scripts)
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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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How do I submit a patch to a Launchpad project?

With a Git/GitHub background and knowing very little about Bazaar VCS, I would like to occasionally report a bug to projects hosted on Launchpad, and even send a patch. I'd like to do it in a ...
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Extract strings from my git commits

So over the past couple of weeks I've decided to note down my billable times in git commits. This allows a client to see how much they're spending but also it means I don't have to make it all up at ...
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problem while updating backbox using sudo apt-get update

[*] starting at 19:46:20 [19:46:20] [INFO] updating sqlmap to the latest development version from the GitHub repository [19:46:20] [INFO] update in progress .. [19:46:22] [ERROR] update could not be ...
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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 ...