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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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git on Ubuntu get: gnutls_handshake() warning: The server name sent was not recognized

When I run: 'git clone ...' from Linux, I successfully clone it. but when I run the same command form Ubuntu I get the following error message: fatal: unable to access 'https://gitserver...': ...
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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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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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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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'rake aborted!' Stuck on gitimmersion tutorial [closed]

I am going through the Git Immersion tutorial on Lab 21 here: http://gitimmersion.com/lab_21.html After I had installed Rake and created the 'Rakefile' with the contents: #!/usr/bin/ruby -wKU ...
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problem with using git using private key

sorry if this question seems so easy but I'm new with UBUNTU and I still couldn't figure that out. I've been given a private key with password to clone and install a software from a repository using ...
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Upgrade Git version on Ubuntu 14.04

Can please somebody tell me what is wrong with this? I run $ sudo apt-get purge git; sudo apt-get autoremove; sudo apt-get install git Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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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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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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How to invoke Git GUI?

I installed Git (the one that says "Fast, scalable, distributed revision control system") from Ubuntu software center. I also choose the optional packs (git-gui and gitk). All of these steps got ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Git cloning error

I've just started to learn git and I tried to run this command : git clone git://github.com/schacon/ticgit.git It did not work and I got this error message gwapps@gwapps-ThinkPad-X61:/home/...
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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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Cannot git clone Apparmor kernel patches

Whenever I enter (git clone git://kernel.ubuntu.com/jj/ubuntu-utopic.git) into the terminal, I get this output: Cloning into 'ubuntu-utopic'... fatal: Could not read from remote repository. Please ...
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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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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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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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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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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. fatal:...
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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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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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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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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: /tmp/keyring-...
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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 ...