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Git access rights

I'm trying to add second user for remote shared repository Added group git dev, second user added to this group repository initialized with: git init --bare --shared=group sudo chgrp -R ...
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Setting up Git on Ubuntu server 12.04 for use with Xcode

This is an ubuntu question. However, it is also related with Xcode and at this point, I am hoping that someone using git and xcode will be willing to help me. I would like to set up a GIT server, on ...
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git push script, only if difference

I've found some nice questions illustrating how one would write a script automating git push/pull with cron here and here, but I want to elaborate on that slightly. I only want to push/pull if there ...
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!Git clean running 100% CPU

I'm having a really strange yet annoying issue with git, for some reason it's running 100% CPU usage on one of the cores for no reason. When viewed in htop its trying to run git clean -nd . and I've ...
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OpenSSH/Git Problem under Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and am trying to clone a git repository via ssh. Unfortunately this does not work due to problems with openssh-client. In the beginning I was unable to connect to the SSH ...
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I cannot run a .sh file

Here is the situation: I try to run the file smartgithg.sh I downloaded the file from this website. When I had the previous version it was running ok! If I double click the file it does not do ...
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Installing Git on Ubuntu, packet not found

I can't connect to my WLAN (Broadcom e4313). I searched online for a Solution and found a brmcsmac package which I should install with git. Now I wanted to install git with: sudo apt-get install git ...
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How to pull packages from a git repository without Internet connection?

I am newbie in using git. I need to pull some packages from my friend's git repository but there is no Internet connection in my computer. I need to pull them offline. Is there a way to do it?
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“git.osmocom.org: Name or service not known” while cloning osmocom.org repository

I tried to install a GNU Radio module using this comamand: git clone git://git.osmocom.org/rtl-sdr.git but I got this this error: Cloning into 'rtl-sdr'... fatal: unable to connect to ...
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GIT Error Cloning new repos fails with error :fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly error: RPC failed; result=22, HTTP code = 500

I am trying to clone a SMALL repos using sourcetree or any other git client over HTTP but keep receiving an fatal error: fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly error: RPC failed; result=22, HTTP ...
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How to access a git repository using SSH?

I have the public key. I think this is needed for the SSH connection to the server where the git repo is located. Now I don't know how to get the code. Can someone please tell me the complete ...
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post-receive: No such file or directory

I'm getting an error when trying to push to a remote Amazon EC2 (Ubuntu Linux) instance. I've given all related directories and files full permissions. I'm trying to use a post-receive hook to move ...
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Error in smartGit software after apt-upgrade

Im using smartGit, before it works perfectly, but after an apt-get update then apt-get upgrade it won't open anymore! I get this error message: The crashed program seems to use third-party or ...
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vim NERDTree | Auto fresh the directory pane

How can you auto refresh the directory panes automatically in vim NERDTree? I know you can press R to refresh manually but I want to have it refresh automatically. This is particularly helpful when ...
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How to have git and virtualenv aware colors in terminal?

I am watching "Building Web APIs with Flask" video on Oreilly from Miguel Grinberg. His terminal is colorful and shows different colors for virtualenv name and git branch name. I want to have the same ...
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Cloning xv6 repository using git under proxy

I have to clone xv6 repository using git. I am executing following command: git clone git://pdos.csail.mit.edu/xv6/xv6.git I have configured git for http/https but how do I configure it for git ...
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How can update all the git repositories the next time a user log in?

I'm working on creating a virtual machine using Ubuntu that is Prebuilt LAMP Stack Development Environment for Drupal. I will love to have few projects in virtual machine however, after while they ...
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Can't install git on Ubuntu, Unable to fetch some archives? [duplicate]

Trying to install git onto Ubuntu 13.04. Getting this error message. Tried sudo-apt get update and same problem. Very new to Ubuntu so your help will be appreciated. Err ...
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install gitk with git 1.8.3.2 [duplicate]

I seem to be unable to install gitk. Can anyone help me decipher the below: $ git --version git version 1.8.3.2 $ sudo apt-get install gitk Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Creating a repo with git( or any version control)

I have all my code/projects as repos in github. I use git a lot, I do have few projects which I cannot push to github at the same time, I want to keep a backup on my External Hard drive, is there any ...
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Server backup to github

Is it somehow possible to backup a whole server on github from the command line? Something like: cd / git commit username/repos -patch master I know it might not be this easy, cause it might ...
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How to install gitg 0.3.3 on Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to install gitg version 0.3.3 on Ubuntu 14.04. How can I do that?
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git-cola not working in ubuntu 14.04

I have ubuntu 14.04 installed on my laptop. I installed git-cola. Installation is smooth with apt0get install git-cola. When I open git-cola from launcher, it ask to open/clone a repository. I gave ...
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git clone results in gnutls_handshake failed: A TLS packet with unexpected length was received

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and git 1.7.9.5. A couple days ago, git was working fine. It would appear the installation or configuration of the passenger module for apache2 has modified some necessary ...
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Upgrading to the last version of Git from the source repository or PPA

I want to upgrade git using the source repository within Ubuntu. As you note, the last stable version is 2.0.2, but I have 1.9.4. I cloned the git repository, but I'm not sure how to continue. I ...
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Ambiance theme git repository

Does the default theme for Ubuntu (Ambiance) have an official git repository? I want to modify it adding my tweaks, and it already has a git repository I choose to take it as start repository.
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Install git from source

I am attempting to install git from source to use last version of git. http://git-scm.com/book/en/Getting-Started-Installing-Git $ tar -zxf git-2.0.1.tar.gz $ cd git-2.0.1 $ make prefix=/usr/local ...
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install monodevelop-database (4.0.12+dfsg-1) from GIT repository

I cloned the Git repository git://anonscm.debian.org/pkg-cli-apps/packages/monodevelop-database.git and tried to run ./configure but it gives me this error: checking for a BSD-compatible install... ...
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Using Git under Proxy on Ubuntu

I do git clone using terminal on Ubuntu 14.04 i.e git clone git@github.com:myusername/myrepo.git. Before I did it, I set git to use proxy with command: git config --global http.proxy proxyserver:port. ...
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Git prompt won't colorize

I want my git prompt in bash to colorize (green for clean repos, red for dirty repos). Right now, it shows plain white text no matter the git state of my cwd/repo. ...
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Init.d script not updating git repository

I have the following init.d script running on my ubuntu machine: # /etc/init.d/do-updates cd /home/ubuntu/Fox;git pull sudo /home/ubuntu/Fox/batch_update_process.py 1>> ...
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how to set up a Sparkleshare host on Ubuntu

I installed Sparkleshare from the software centre, it is sitting in my launcher but it will not launch. I understand that I must set up a host but when I try to install/run the setup script nothing ...
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Which Git GUI can show list of files inside stash?

It was very easy in Sourcetree but this tool is not available on Linux
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How to import an arbitrary GIT branch into a Bazaar repo on Launchpad?

I would like to import an arbitrary GIT branch (NOT master) into a Bazaar repo on Launchpad, but when requesting a new code import Launchpad by default imports the HEAD of the master branch. So how ...
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meld not working with git on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Trying to run meld as difftool on Ubuntu 14.04 prompts the following error: Launch 'meld' [Y/n]: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/meld", line 91, in ...
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Which Ubuntu (git) linux kernel tree matches my installed kernel?

Answering a recent question, and before that, trying to see if a patch which is fundamental for my machine had been included in a kernel release, I have found the following problem: How can I match ...
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What is GIT (program that Linus created) [closed]

This question might not be appropriate for this exact forum however I am sure that everyone here knows. I looked at multiple definitions and can't figure out exactly what it is. If anyone could ...
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Why are there fewer official apps for linux ?eg:(Official Google Drive/GUI Git etc are missing) [closed]

Take GIT GUI apps for Linux(Example) ,compare them to Mac/Windows apps here You would probably feel the difference.Why is this ,Linux , in spite of being powerful , free , open source hasn't been ...
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Why does the terminal not hold my root password for sudo? [duplicate]

I stopped using Ubuntu for a while (since 12.10) and recently came back to it. From what I remember, it used to only ask for the root password once for a terminal session (for sudo commands). Now it ...
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(12.04 vm/server) Dist-upgrade to 3.2.0-63 wants to remove git (1.9.2) and git-core - is that the correct behavior?

was wondering if anyone knows dist-upgrade wants to remove git. FWIW, this is a pretty simple box, mainly used for web dev. $ uname -a Linux precise64 3.2.0-61-generic #93-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 2 ...
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Can not clone git repository setup using filesystem permissions but can ssh

I've setup a local git server on Ubuntu 12.04. The repos can be cloned locally on the server, but I can not clone the repo from another server. I can ssh to the server with the same config. ...
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Parse git log by modified files

I have been told to make git messages for each modified file all one line so I can use grep to find all changes to that file. For instance: $git commit -a modified: path/to/file.cpp/.h - 1) ...
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WARNING: terminal is not fully functional despite xterm-color

I have two Ubuntu VMs. On one of them, whenever I run git diff or git log, I see: WARNING: terminal is not fully functional I then get a horrible, monocolour diff (yech). How do I fix this? I ...
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How to install git server with apache authentication on Ubuntu 14

I trying to install git server on Ubuntu 14 following these steps: www.jmuras.com I made a little change when creating git.conf and symbolic link cause goes on different folders for Ubuntu 14, i did ...
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Aptana crashes on Git Commit in 14.04

Ever since I upgraded my machine to 14.04 - I cannot commit via Aptana's "Team" menu. I was having other, miscellaneous and unrelated problems, so I did a fresh install, and used Oracle Java ...
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Can I use Git to backup all my server changes? [closed]

I want to use Git to monitor all the changes I make to my Ubuntu server. If I rollback changes, can I run into trouble when I rollback changes?
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Is there any way to give a tag or nickname to a process so it can be killed invoking kill <tag>?

I have one Ubuntu 12.04 vps and I use git to upload code for a web server, when I push by git to vps I have to login via ssh to vps and look for the process by: ps -A | grep node I kill it once I ...
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Jenkins Git Ubuntu Server

I am trying to install a completely working Jenkins on my old PC with Ubuntu Server 12.04. I think my installation of Ubuntu Server and Jenkins was succesfull. I can access the Jenkins page by ...
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How to clone git repository only some directories?

For example, I want to download PCL 3d_rec_framework. This is the git repository of PCL: https://github.com/PointCloudLibrary/pcl.git How to download this directory? ...
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Why does root take ownership of my files?

I'm new to Linux and trying to install a library from Github. I cloned https://github.com/AngryLawyer/rust-sdl2 in /home/username/documents/ and ran make as per instructions. Now the entire rust-sdl2 ...