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Git is a distributed revision control system with an emphasis on speed.

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How do I use Gpg4Win as a remote gpg agent from my Ubuntu server?

I have Ubuntu Server 18.04 running on one machine, and Windows 10 running on another. I use Gpg4Win + Putty to authenticate via SSH to connect to the Ubuntu machine from the Windows machine. On this ...
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How to configure Git locally?

I installed Git in the following way: sudo apt-get install git # add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa # apt update; apt install git Install in root, but with sudo. The command I use is: git ...
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Error cloning git repo onto exFAT usb drive

Running Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty), I have mounted an exFAT formatted USB drive. While attempting to git clone a repo onto it, I've run into the following error: Cloning into 'rschedule'... error: chmod ...
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Is there an application to manage the repositories of GitHub from the desktop? [duplicate]

Hello I have seen two desktop applications to manage the repositories of GitHub one for Windows: syntevo and another for OS X: git-tower Is there any similar application for Ubuntu? Thank you.
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is there a way to actually see what are the changes in each level of git stash?

Assuming I did git stash a few times, with changes on each time, I'm able to see, using git stash show what are the files changed in the top of the stash stack. I can also see how many additions/...
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Duplicate icons for Git Extensions

I use Git Extensions on Ubuntu 16.04 and added a .desktop file to launch it. I get duplicate icons, like has been discussed in this thread: Duplicate icons for manually created GNOME launcher items ...
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How to download a folder in Ubuntu using git tool? [duplicate]

I want to download https://git.phytec.dec/linux-mainline/tree/arch/arm/boot?h=v4.14.39-phy4 The path in above Link. I tried doing git clone <link> It's says invalid repository. Is it ...
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failed to update ref ./HEAD.lock Permission denied

When I try to push to my git repository I get this error. The git instance is running on an ubuntu server. failed to update ref error: cannot lock ref 'HEAD': Unable to create '/home/git/projectname/....
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Can we run shell scripts which are located in gitlab from Jenkins

I have a Jenkins parameter job to deploy artifacts to the remote server. I wrote a shell script to check whether there is a directoy called backup in /var/www/test.com path if not create a directory. ...
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How do I setup SSH key based authentication for GitHub by using ~/.ssh/config file?

I am trying to set up my SSH keys for GitHub and created a new SSH key for the same. I have managed to setup the SSH key but I wish to retain these settings and save them in the configuration file ~/....
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zsh: command not found: git-flow

I want to use git-flow on my Ubuntu machine but I am getting zsh: command not found: git-flow Steps I followed are: Installed git-flow, sudo apt-get install git-flow After installing I use git-...
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How to clone github npm server on my domain name?

I'm trying to clone this https://github.com/gnuns/allorigins on my own domain /var/www/example.com/public_html/ The domain is configured correctly. but nothing change after writing these command lines ...
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Local Workspaces Permissions Management and GitHub Integration

I have a folder ~/workspaces where I place all my local repositories from GitHub and other coding projects. I use VS Code and have had permissions problems since I installed Ubuntu a month ago. I ...
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how to replace a variable in middle of reoccuring commands

I'm in a middle of a merge and I'm trying to find specific variables that went missing in the following way: grep -Rn "<variable string>" <old_branch> | grep -v Binary | grep -v metadata ...
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Unable to ssh to BitBucket server via port 7999 after Atlassian auto-update

About a week ago, the building hosting our servers briefly lost power, causing the servers to reboot. On reboot, Atlassian evidently decided to upgrade BitBucket, and it no longer works. I cannot ...
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How to trash some file from a different directory without typing the directory each times?

Changes not staged for commit: (use "git add/rm <file>..." to update what will be committed) (use "git checkout -- <file>..." to discard changes in working directory) deleted: ...
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Cannot connect to locally hosted Gitea instance in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I recently had the notion of hosting my own git client (in my own network) just to have fun and learn. So I have an Intel Compute Stick with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS pre-installed (with only 1GB of memory). ...
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Issue installing git: “E: Type 'Executing:' is not known on line 1 in source list”

# sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa # apt update; apt install git The most current stable version of Git for Ubuntu. For release candidates, go to https://launchpad.net/~git-core/+archive/...
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Looking for a suitable backup tool

I want to find a solution for incremental backup of a directory. It's in fact a samba share directory and the files are office documents, presentations, movies. Currently I'm duplicating the ...
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SparkleShare: any luck with Ubuntu 18.10?

Any SparkleShare users out there? I need your thoughts. SS has worked great for 5 years, but not any more. I started an issue on the Sparkle Share Git hub (https://github.com/hbons/SparkleShare/issues/...
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What is the gnome on ubuntu 18.04 and 18.10 and where can I find it? [duplicate]

Which git can I find the gnome on ubuntu 18.04 and see the source code of the applications?
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Gitkraken won't install

Install in the terminal it puts out this: alexeya@RC530:~$ sudo dpkg -i gitkraken-amd64.deb Selecting previously unselected package gitkraken. (Reading database ... 239444 files and directories ...
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Git ignores credential.helper setting

For several months now, I've had to type in my credentials every time I want to push or pull from GitHub. I've tried several different credential helpers, but they all silently fail. I believe I've ...
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Showing git branches in termnial

I'm using ubuntu 16.04, and I'm trying to get my terminal to show the current git branch, that I'm on, without much success. First, I went into my .bashrc file $ nano ~/.bashrc then I posted in ...
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Installing Citra Nintendo 3DS Emulator

I'm installing Citra Nintendo 3DS Emulator by following the instructions from here and everything is running smoothly, and then I hit git clone --recursive https://github.com/citra-emu/citra At first ...
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Git remotes not woring after updating to ubuntu 18.04

Since I have updated my ubuntu I get this error if I try to pull. I get this for every project I have on github and bitbucket. /etc/ssh/ssh_config line 60: Bad SSH2 cipher spec 'aes128-ctr,aes192-ctr,...
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Git not working, ssh seems to be the cause

I just found out my git is unable to push and I was able to narrow it down to openssh. When I try to use ssh my connection just hangs without timeout. I tried using fixes from other posts but they did ...
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Anacron exit status 128

I want to make a git commit every week, therefore i wanted to use anacron. So I added the following line to my /etc/anacrontab 7 1 AGDienste.weekly /bin/sh /home/bjoern/Hockey/...
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Issues installing Gitorious in Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I'm using this tutorial currently, and it does not work anyway. +- Welcome to Gitorious installer! +- This script will install Gitorious v3.2.0 on this machine. Following information will be used to ...
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How to compile `linux-tools` (containing `perf` binary) from vanilla kernel sources?

I can build working kernel packages (kernel-image and kernel-headers) from vanilla kernel git sources (plus any random patches I like) following instructions at http://veithen.github.io/2013/12/19/...
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Git clone/push/pull commands fail without error after upgrading to ubuntu 18.04

Git worked without any problems in my ubuntu 16.04 VirtualBox VM hosted in Windows 7. But since I've upgraded the VM to 18.04 today all the commands git clone, git pull, git push fail without error. I'...
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about rtl8188ee driver on Ubuntu 18.04

I've seen a pro github link in the comments for the following question on how to get the Wi-Fi in Ubuntu 18.04 to work. Using the following command: lspci | grep Wireless I saw that my driver was ...
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Install KMyMoney Basics - Compile?

I'm a new user in Ubuntu 18.04. I'd like to install the latest KMyMoney and I've looked at some advanced discussions, but I need something basic. For instance: Must I compile anything? I understand I ...
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Unable to install git in Ubuntu 18.04.1

I'm trying to install the drivers for a wireless adapter on my Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS, I had read a few posts where they explain how to do this, but the first step seems to be to install the git package, ...
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Could not read from remote repository error.What to do?

I created a repository on my local machine. I tried to push it to github git push origin master I added the remote repository. git remote add origin git@github.com:.... .git But when I push to the ...
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ath10k backporting issue, please help

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 with 4.8 kernel, need to backport ath10k driver from a 4.9 kernel, I followed instruction online to download a backport stat with tag "v4.14-rc2-1" and ran Python script as ...
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How to open a program as root user?

I'm coding my project using Sublime Text code editor. My project folder has not root permissions, so every time I save my changes on sublime text, I have to enter the password. To prevent that, I can ...
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Which method should I use to backup photos

I want to backup my photos to my local server and want to rename/delete/add photos/folders I wanted to use git to do this but I don't know how this could work, also I am using Ubuntu 18.04. Is ...
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git clone fails with “Connection reset by peer”

While trying to git clone the RISC-V GNU toolchain Github project, it is showing following errors. I don't have any idea how to get rid of them. fatal: read error: Connection reset by peer fatal: ...
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Run script on shutdown of machine

Is there a good way to run a shutdown hook when I shutdown my Ubuntu 18.04 machine? I need to a run a script that might take about 30 seconds, to be specific pushing to git remotes any dangling ...
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Syncing one folder between two Ubuntu 16.04

I need to sync folder media in our Django project between two computers. I can't track it using git because the media folder can't be deployed to the production server. Do you have any ideas? MY PC ...
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Editing sudoers.d to allow www-data run a specific file

I am running an Ubuntu server using Amazon AWS and I am trying to allow www-data to run a specific file that will push code to my git repository. The file is under /var/ and I named it push.sh. I ...
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Git asking for private key?

I'm on Ubuntu and I'm learning how to use Git collaboratively. I have created a pair of public/private keys on my local Ubuntu desktop with the following command: ssh-keygen -b 2048 I then accessed ...
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How to build wil6210 driver from source code from Git

I want to build and install wil6210 drive which is in the Linux upstream. I have managed to download the source from here. The folder contains Makefile and another file named Kconfig. When I try to ...
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Gitkraken won't open gui

When I try to run gitkraken, the app does not open. This is a brand new installation of Ubuntu 18.04. When run in the terminal it puts out this: Gtk-Message: 23:23:20.033: Failed to load module "...
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Cannot delete .git directory

I try to run sudo rm -rf .git/ but the terminal return the following message: rm: cannot remove ‘.git/objects/pack/pack-3818f69fa7bd64ef22c94c0bf630c18333cd5da9.idx’: Operation not permitted rm: ...
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A git-gui dying because of “bad pad value”

Since today, I'm starting to get bgerror failed to handle background error. Original error: bad pad value "3m": must be positive screen distance Error in bgerror: bad pad value "3m": must be ...
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Problem with Rails Installfest, what do I enter to correct issue? libreadline6-dev (issue)

I keep getting this error when using the first step of the Installfest. The line is: sudo apt-get install autoconf automake bison build-essential curl git-core libapr1 libaprutil1 libc6-dev libltdl-...
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Ubuntu 18.04 reenable SSH password prompt with git

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 where I have set up an SSH key to be used with Git. On one of the first prompts when I used the key I checked the option to stop asking me for the SSH password when my user is ...
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Certain git commands (diff, log) require sudo priviledges

On my Ubuntu 17.10 installation, certain git commands require sudo permissions to run properly (without sudo, they immediately return and print no output), while others do not. The issue is the same ...